Prevent Cancer, Sundowners Syndrome and Alzheimerâ€™s with Turmeric Memory Loss and sundowners syndrome are common symptoms of Alzheimer's disease. In the following video Dr. Oz shows the benefit of using turmeric in your diet to prevent both Alzheimers and cancer.
Far too many of us have felt the effects of cancer and Alzheimerâ€™s disease in our lives. Yet in India, where turmeric is widely used, the prevalence of the four most-common US cancers is 10 times lower. Researchers attribute this, in part, to curcumin, the compound that gives turmeric its yellow color. Laboratory studies
suggest that curcumin is effective both in protecting against cancer and in inducing the programmed death of colon cancer cells. Furthermore, population studies have shown that elderly villagers in India appear to have the lowest rate of Alzheimer's disease in the world.