Due to numerous scientific research studies including those from Yale university and the u.s. National institutes of health, scientists and physicians around the world are extensively researching the many potential health benefits of turmeric. Some studies suggest that turmeric may have significant therapeutic potential include- ding its apparent ability to positively influence inflammation, circulation and immune function. Our organic turmeric exists how nature intended it to be and is free of toxic chemical pesticides, herbicides, fungicides and does not contain any genetically modified turmeric plant sources. Scientific research has reflected a global interest in the many health benefits of turmeric. Turmeric is known for its immune supporting properties. This raw organic turmeric exists, as nature intended, free of toxic chemical pesticides. Absolutely no GMO ingredients.