17 hrs ago
Post and Courier
Ginger, M.D.: Southeast Asian rhizome has been relieving man's ailments since ancient times
In ginger's native southeast Asia, the rhizome, a relative of turmeric and cardamom, has been used for thousands of years to settle stomachs, forestall colds, sooth inflammation, suppress coughs, reduce fatigue, relieve sore throats, invigorate circulation and cure constipation.
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Ginger's many health uses to quell inflammation
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Morning sickness: what works?
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