Stories

28th juni 2016

The journey from traditional to modern medicine with turmeric

Materia medica is the Latin medical term for the body of collected knowledge about the therapeutic properties of any substance used for healing derived by the Ancient Greek physician Dioscorides in the 1st century AD. The term materia medica was used from the period of the Roman Empire until the 20th century, but has now been generally replaced in medical education contexts by the term "Evidence-based Medicine". Evidence-based medicine is being used to validate the use of modern drugs as well as time-honoured herbal remedies, including turmeric.

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6th mei 2016

Fairly traded turmeric

If you’re a fan of Pukka, you may have noticed that we love turmeric. But what’s the story behind this incredible spice and where does it all come from?

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4th mei 2016

Pukka's turmeric range

At Pukka we love turmeric. So much in fact that we've created an entire range of turmeric supplements to support you at any stage of your life.

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14th april 2016

Turmeric: debunking the myths

There are many misconceptions about turmeric, especially about how well it’s absorbed by the body. Here we will bust some of those myths with turmeric facts.

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