February 25th, 2009
03:29 PM ET

Dr. Gupta in the spice market

CNN's Dr. Sanjay Gupta introduces you to healthy spices in one of the world's largest spice markets while on assignment in Delhi, India.


Programming Note: Watch Dr. Gupta's full report from India on "Vital Signs"  March 26th on CNNI.

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  1. PETER

    Thank you for the spices story in India. knowlegde is power. Where can I buy Cummings from? Did I spell this spice correctly?
    Thank you for your effort in empowering people around the world. Please, can you send a reply to my email? Thanks.

    February 25, 2009 at 16:22 | Report abuse | Reply
  2. Tally

    @ Peter- The spice you are referring to is cumin. You can buy it at any Indian grocery store. Some of the major US supermarkets have them as well.

    February 25, 2009 at 20:56 | Report abuse | Reply
  3. Dolores

    Dr. Gupta special about "spices in India" was very informative. Using natural herbs and spices can promote good health. It is good to have this knowledge at hand. Thank you Dr. Gupta

    March 1, 2009 at 08:21 | Report abuse | Reply
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    Herbs and Spices are always essential in making the perfect recipe at home and in restaurants"`*

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