Two supplements, however, have intrigued me: coconut oil and curcumin, the active ingredient in turmeric, known in India as "the spice of life."
My curcumin file is filled with reports about its effectiveness to treat almost every disease and illness. I've selected the videos below from the NutritionFacts.org website, since they provide a good introduction to recent curcumin findings.
The first concerns curcumin and rheumatoid arthritis:
As I mentioned, curcumin's problem until recently has been its "bioavailability" -- that portion of a drug or substance that successfully crosses that blood/brain barrier. This video explains what's happening in that arena:
But I won't tout one product over another.