Ginger is an oriental root much appreciated in cooking for its aromatic and slightly peppery taste. Western science has recently recognised its medicinal properties, already known for thousands of years in Chinese medicine.
Zingiber officinalis Rosc.
How To Use
Essential oil, gingerina, terpenic derivatives, resins, secretions.
Helps regulate gastroinstestinal through-flow, elimination of gas and digestion. It also helps joints, and cardiovascular function. Effective treatment for nausa.
Use: Ginger is used in curry recipies and in the famous 'ginger' drink.