5-Ingredient Pineapple Ginger Drink Reverses Cancer-Causing Inflammation and Even Beats The Common Cold!
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I came across a beautiful juice combination the other day and it’s a powerful one too. Pineapple turmeric ginger juice. Not only does it fight cancer, it heals inflammation and does wonders to help revitalize and rejuvenate the body.
Turmeric is an ancient spice and amazing herb that has been used for centuries as a medicine, condiment, and flavoring. It is one of the strongest naturally occurring antioxidants and anti-inflammatories in the plant-food world today.
This wonder herb has been found to actually help with pancreatic cancer, and liver cancer, both considered terminal diseases. The active ingredient, curcumin, helps stop tumor growth at all stages of cancer.
Revitalize your body and infuse the cells in your body with this incredible juice!
Ginger Pineapple Turmeric Juice Recipe
Ingredients: (serves 1)
- 2 cups ripe pineapple
- 1 large cucumber
- 3 inches fresh turmeric root
- 2 inches fresh ginger root
- 1 lemon, peeled
Run all of the above ingredients through a juicer and enjoy immediately to preserve nutrients. Otherwise, seal in a glass jar and leave in the fridge. Consume the day of.
Note to HHL readers: Adding black pepper and consuming with fat will dramatically increase the absorption of the turmeric.
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