One of the most delicious and the healthiest spices in the world is ginger. And it’s true. Ginger contains many nutrients and bioactive compound. This spice has many benefits for both your brain and body. Originally, ginger is a plant which cultivated in China. Ginger also related to turmeric, galangal, and cardomon. Actually, ginger has a long, long history. The use of ginger is not only for spice, but it also uses as alternative medicine. Ginger can be used in many forms, from fresh, oil, juice, dried, and powdered. The natural oil of ginger has unique flavor and fragrance that we know. Ginger has gingerol which is its main bioactive compound.
The Use Of Ginger
You can use ginger to treat many forms of nausea. As we mentioned above, ginger has a long history regarding the use. Ginger can be used to treat seasickness remedy, nausea, vomiting after surgery. Cancer patients who undergoing chemotherapy can also use ginger to treat them. But, the benefit of ginger is most effective when you use it to treat morning sickness. Unfortunately, ginger can only treat morning sickness but not on vomiting episodes. If you want to take ginger, make sure to consult with your doctor first.
If you exercise too much or without warmup, you might have muscle pain and soreness. If this happens, you can take 2 grams of ginger daily to reduce the muscle pain and soreness. There is a study that if you take that amount of ginger in 11 days, your body muscle will be better. Ginger has anti-inflammatory property. This property can reduce muscle pain and soreness. Although it can reduce it quickly, if you take ginger daily, you will get the result. The anti-inflammatory property is also very beneficial to cure osteoarthritis. Many old people will suffer this degeneration of the body joints. Take ginger daily and say goodbye to joint pain and stiffness.