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For thousands of years people have used this particular root for various medical applications. Ginger is indigenous to Asia but this item is also grown in other parts of the world. There are over 40 pharmacological properties of ginger. These properties have anti-bacterial, antioxidant, antiviral and anti-parasitic characteristics.
What are the benefits of Ginger?
Ginger has a lot of useful properties that are beneficial to the human body.
- It is often used to cure colic (excessive crying) in babies.
- Irritable bowel movements can be corrected with ginger.
- This substance has been known to cure cold, flu and chills.
- Women can often find relief from menstrual cramps by taking in ginger.
- Gastrointestinal problems can be relieved through he use of ginger.
- Ginger can help improve poor circulation.
- Problems with indigestion can also be corrected by ingesting ginger.
- May also help to remedy for nausea and for motion sickness.
What is Ginger?
Ginger is a root that is grown in various regions of Asia. It is commonly found in places such as India or in China. The ginger root is bulbous and thick. The meaty part of the plant is dark yellowish colour and it contains most of its health benefits. The skin is light brown, thin and it has a lot of nutrients as well.
What is Ginger used for?
Ginger capsules may be beneficial for people with certain cardiovascular conditions. According to the University of Maryland Medical Centre, ginger may help prevent blood clot formation and lower levels of “bad” LDL cholesterol, which can help guard against blood vessel damage caused by atherosclerosis. Its warming and blood thinning effects help blood circulate more freely, resulting in improved circulation throughout the body.
Ginger capsules are a quick and effective remedy for many types of nausea. According to MSNBC Health, patients who took ginger capsules prior to receiving cancer chemotherapy experienced fewer and less severe attacks of nausea than those taking placebo.
Ginger capsules may help fight the pain caused by conditions like arthritis and menstrual cramps. Ginger works by preventing COX-1 and COX-2 enzymes from producing prostaglandins--chemicals that trigger pain and inflammation in the body. It may be effective for treating the inflammation caused by both rheumatoid and osteoarthritis, according to Arthritis Today.
How does Ginger work?
A clue to ginger's success in eliminating gastrointestinal distress is offered by recent double-blind studies, which have demonstrated that ginger is very effective in preventing the symptoms of motion sickness, especially seasickness. In fact, in one study, ginger was shown to be far superior to Dramamine, a commonly used over-the-counter and prescription drug for motion sickness. Ginger reduces all symptoms associated with motion sickness including dizziness, nausea, vomiting, and cold sweating.
Who should use Ginger?
Ginger can be safely used by anyone; although most people who use this substance are adults. Ginger should be taken at 10mg per kilogram of a person's body weight. The average weight of a man is about 185 pounds and the average weight of a female is around 140 pounds. This means that a man who weighs around 84 kilograms and a woman who weighs close to 65 kilograms should take 840mg and 650mg of ginger for it to be effective.
People who are allergic to ginger should avoid this substance all together.
How to take Ginger?
Take one to two tablets daily as a food supplement or as directed as by a healthcare professional. Store in a cool dry place. Keep away from children at all times. Do not use if the seal is broken.
Ginger Extract 12,000mg (20:1) standardised to 600mg, Magnesium Stearate, Stearic Acid, Silicon Dioxide.
What studies have been conducted on Ginger?The National Center for Biotechnology Information (NBCI) has conducted some research work to determine the health benefits of this substance. The medicinal and healing effects are very accurate and they come highly recommended by the NBCI which is an organization that adheres to strict western medicine principles.
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