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Turmeric has been used in many different cultures throughout history. It is commonly cultivated in Sri Lanka, India, Indonesia and a few other areas. For the past 4,000 years, people have used it to treat various ailments. In recent years, it gained more popularity in Western cultures. Experts estimate that about 1 billion people use turmeric for its health benefits today. It is also used as a food spice because of its unique flavor.