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  1. As a rich source of iron, a teaspoon of the juice from raw turmeric, mixed with honey, should be taken everyday by anaemic persons.
  2. It is an effective household remedy for bronchial asthma. A teaspoon of turmeric powder with a glass of milk twice or thrice a day and it acts best when taken on an empty stomach.
  3. Half a teaspoon of turmeric powder, mixed in 30ml of warm milk is a useful prescription for cold and cough.In case of running cold ,smoke from the burning turmeric should be inhaled.
  4. The fresh juice of raw turmeric should be externally applied to the parts affected with ringworm or scabies. Simultaneously, this juice, mixed with honey, should be taken orally.
  5. An application of turmeric powder to boils will speed up the healing process.
  6. Turmeric is also a beauty aid. A teaspoon of turmeric paste mixed with milkcream, sandalwood paste and besan makes an excellent cosmetic. Applied once daily, it will keep the face fresh and soft.