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How Curcuma Longa Benefits Breast Health [2022 UPDATED]

Breast changes take place throughout a woman’s life. Age, medicines, hormone levels all these play a role in these changes which can take the form of lumps, and fluid discharges which is not breast milk.

Anyone with such changes to the breasts is advised to consult a doctor immediately especially to rule out #breast #cancer.

https://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/breastdiseases.html


Some common breast disorders: (https://www.mayoclinic.com/health/mastitis/DS00678)

  • Fibrocystic breast changes which occur before a menstrual cycle and cause thickening, lumpiness and swelling of breasts

  • Cysts which are fluid-filled lumps

  • Blocked milk ducts

  • Intraductal papillomas which are wart-like growths around the nipples

  • Milk secretion even in women who are not breastfeeding

  • Fibroadenomas which are round, rubbery, solid lumps which move around and occur in younger women.

  • Mastitis which usually affects breastfeeding women is a breast tissue infection. This causes swelling, pain, redness and warmth of the breasts accompanied by fever and chills.

  • Breast cancer is the most serious of all breast disorders and occurs when tumors form in the breast tissue. This can spread to surrounding organs and tissues. Diet, ethnicity, genetics and age can all be contributing factors to breast cancer.


  • How it Benefits Breast Health:

  • 1. Curcumin kills breast cancer cells;