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Is kurkumina vegan?

Kurkumina is a vegan food ingredient.

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So, what is kurkumina?

Kurkumina, also known as turmeric extract, is a vibrant yellow-orange compound found in the turmeric plant. It's been used for centuries in traditional Ayurvedic and Chinese medicines for its anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties. Kurkumina is commonly added to food products as a natural food coloring agent or flavoring agent due to its earthy, slightly bitter taste. It has also been studied for its potential health benefits, including reducing the risk of chronic diseases such as cancer, Alzheimer's disease, and heart disease. Additionally, kurkumina has shown promise in improving brain function, skin health, and digestive issues.

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