Botanical name: Zingiber officinalis
Native to: Asia
Actions: Circulatory booster with anti-viral, anti-inflammatory and anti-spasmodic properties which can aid pain relief and digestive problems. Combined with its anti-emetic properties it may reduce indigestion, nausea, wind, bloating, cramps and even morning sickness (PNV).
Description: Ginger has proven useful for all sorts of digestive complaints. It increases
nutrient absorption, as well as the rate of gastric emptying it can reduce indigestion, nausea, vomiting, wind, bloating, cramps and even morning sickness (PNV). Due to its strong anti-inflammatory and antiseptic properties, it may even help combat gastric infections, including food poisoning.
It is well-known as a circulatory stimulant which stimulates blood flow to the surface of the skin aiding poor circulation, as well as chilblains and cold sores. Due to its anti-viral properties ginger can also be used to help respiratory conditions, including coughs, or colds and flu.
Some research indicates that it may reduce muscle pain, such as after exercise or even menstrual cramps and migraines.
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