Ginger is used as a herbal remedy around the world, thanks to the Asians who did not cease to share it with the world both for its spicy taste and its medicinal properties. Even though its taste might not seem appealing to you, it is considered to be a universal remedy, so make sure you have some at home anytime, because you never know when you will need it. Due to its success in curing so many problems from stomach ache to common colds, it is worth knowing what ginger can do for your health:
It has proven to be very successful in eliminating gastrointestinal distress. It reduces the feeling of vomiting, nausea and dizziness, as well as cold sweating, which all who have sea, plane or car sickness dread. Furthermore, morning sickness seems to be tamed as well. Peel a piece of ginger and slowly nibble its root, releasing the beneficial juices for a natural and very efficient remedy.
Use ginger to stimulate circulation, thus increase perspiration and warm your body naturally, if you find you are cold very often. It can sometimes trigger menstrual flow as well.
Use it wisely, during colds and flus in order to speed the healing process.
Containing gingerols, it has anti-inflammatory properties therefore the pains of arthritis can be reduced by consuming 3mg of ginger powder daily.
It lowers the level of cholesterol in the blood, so those with heart problems can benefit from ginger as well.
Having antibacterial and anti fungal properties, toothaches can be reduced significantly as well as infections in the respiratory tract.