Tumeric the super spice is a super powerful healer. Research has shown that the healing compounds found in tumeric make it as effective as 14 different pharmaceutical drugs that are on the market right now. The beauty of tumeric is that it has none of the dangerous side effects of the other pharmaceutical drugs. Tumeric, of course would not be covered under your medical insurance plans, but it is so cheap to purchase that it really does not matter. You can even grow it in your garden.