Tag: ginger

Review Finds that Ginger Does Have Positive Effect on Obesity

By Heather Callaghan, Natural Blaze Do you ever hear things like “drink lemon water to lose weight” and wonder if stuff like that is really true? Ginger’s effects on cancers like leukemia are stoking interest in both the scientific community and with consumers, but what about obesity and metabolic syndrome? You may be tempted to think…

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5 Herbal Supplements That Can Reverse Diabetes Symptoms

By Jessica Murray These common herbs can be used to treat a range of diabetes symptoms. Whilst healthy diets should always consist of a good mix of all food groups, recent reports have indicated that particular herbs and supplements could also have huge benefits to those with diabetes. Many of the following herbs have been shown to…

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Daily Ginger Reduces Risk of Both Hypertension and Heart Disease

By Dave Mihalovic The medicinal components of ginger work primarily in the stomach and intestines. As an established folk remedy to treat motion sickness, nausea and osteoarthritis, daily consumption of ginger also does wonders for reducing the risk of high blood pressure and coronary heart disease. Ginger is known to beat drugs in defeating cancer…

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Anti-Inflammatory Pineapple Ginger Smoothie

Karen Foster, Prevent Disease Pineapple has been used for centuries to reduce pain and inflammation. It turns out that an enzyme found in pineapples called bromelain does, in fact, have scientifically proven medicinal benefits. Two molecules isolated from an extract of crushed pineapple stems have even shown promise in fighting cancer growth. Studies have shown…

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Amplified Ancient Tea Recipe for Detox and Removing Inflammation

Image By Heather Callaghan I found an ancient tea recipe for detox on For Health Benefits which makes some sweeping health claims that might be true, but I wanted to play it safe and not claim it can completely heal 50 health problems. The spices in this tea can definitely soothe many body systems and…

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8 Amazing Health Benefits of Ginger

by Lisa Egan Versatile, flavorful, and therapeutic, ginger is quite a wonder plant. The rhizome of the plant Zingiber officinale, ginger is indigenous to southern China. It eventually spread to the Spice Islands, other parts of Asia, and then to West Africa and the Caribbean. In the first century AD, ginger was exported to Europe via…

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Ginger Induces Leukemia Cell Suicide

by Heather Callaghan Great news, ginger lovers! This majestic culinary darling does way more than help with nausea and upset stomach. Way more. Recently, a milestone study found that ginger actually fights several species of drug-resistant bacteria. It is well documented in studies for shrinking tumors in mice with hard to treat cancers. Here we…

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More Evidence of Ginger’s Medicinal Potency

by Dr. K.J. McLaughlin Gingerroot has been known for its use as a spice in food preparation and for its many medicinal uses for centuries. This herbal product is touted for its many positive effects upon human health, including aiding digestion, improving immunity, and lowering inflammation. Recently, however, more evidence has surfaced indicating that ginger…

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