Maylin Rodriguez-Paez RN
Curcumin, a compound derived from the spice turmeric, has been studied extensively for its ability to support brain health. Previous studies indicate a potential to combat depression and even Alzheimer’s disease.
New research suggests that it may aid in the treatment of PTSD (post traumatic stress disorder), a debilitating condition that affects not only veterans, but millions of people around the world.
The study was published in the journal Neuropsychopharmacology.
Study: Curcumin Blocks the Retrieval of Traumatizing Memories
Researchers from New York and New Haven conducted a series of experiments on rats. The purpose was to examine the effects of