Ginger is a natural spice and is known all around the world for its taste and aroma. Its root is widely used in comparison to its leaves and has been used as a natural remedy for many ailments. Researchers around the globe are trying to find out how this powerful herb works in the treatment of smallest ailment to very serious ailment like cancer. It is said to have the most potent medicinal properties.Ginger is a powerful remedy in the treatment of ovarian cancer, ginger powder induces cell death in all ovarian cancer cells when applied. It also slows the growth of colorectal cancer cells.
It is very effective in the treatment of morning sickness and nausea associated with motion sickness even in case of pregnancy.
It has anti-inflammatory properties and is a powerful natural pain killer.
It is used as a natural heartburn remedy and is most often taken in the form of tea for this purpose.
It has a positive effect on the digestive tract and hence helpful in the case of stomach flu or food poisoning.
It provides relief from migraine as it has the ability to stop prostaglandins from causing pain and inflammation in blood vessels.
It is also very helpful in the treatment of menstrual cramp, if ginger tea is taken with brown sugar.
It cleans and thins the blood thus positively affecting the heart and other organs in the body.
It is also used to kill intestinal parasites like roundworms as well as other parasites
It has anti-inflammatory properties that help to reduce the pain of rheumatoid arthritis.
Ginger tea is a great mouth freshener.
Ginger consumed in the raw form has many beneficial properties.