Ginger is one of the healthiest and flavor-enhancing spices; some people love to use it in their daily diet. Here is good news for them, you are safe from a lot of diseases. Ginger has potent benefits for your body and brain.
The unique flavor and fragrance of ginger are due to its natural oils, gingerol top the list because of its anti-inflammatory and antioxidant nature, which is thought to boost up your immunity. For people with arthritis, the anti-inflammatory properties are of particular benefit.
- WARM YOU UP WHEN YOU ARE COLD:
All of us love drinking ginger tea in cold days; it makes you feel warm, you know how? Ginger is good for digestion and can stimulate thermogenesis, which makes your body warm; it has diaphoretic properties that can save you from getting cold in the winter season, so enjoy naturally warming effect by adding ginger in winter chills.
- PROMOTES CIRCULATION:
Ginger comprises of circulation-boosting properties; it tends to believe that ginger stimulates the body and increases blood circulation, which means it is effective in lowering high blood pressure by increasing blood flow. If you want to save yourself from a disease like blood pressure, it has ginger in your food daily.
Ginger is highly effective in treating nausea, patients having chemotherapy treatment, and pregnant woman tends to have nausea, ginger is beneficial for those as it has a compound 6-gingerol which relaxes gastrointestinal muscles and ease sickness. It has a long history of treating upset stomachs. It is as effective as some anti-nausea medications.
- MUSCLE PAIN AND SORENESS:
Ginger has compounds called gingerols that possess muscle relaxant properties that can help relieve bloating, intestinal cramps, and relax Gi tract. Ginger may also be an effective pain reliever for sore muscles. It can attenuate the day-to-day progression of muscle pain induced by exercise by its anti-inflammatory and analgesic properties.
- LOW CHOLESTEROL LEVEL:
If you are a cholesterol patient, increase the use of ginger in your diet; according to studies, ginger reduced LDL (low-density lipoproteins) levels, which is bad cholesterol and increases HDL (high-density lipoproteins) which is good cholesterol. Ginger can lower your cholesterol and triglycerides level naturally, so don’t rush to medicines when you can prevent it at home.
- MENSTRUAL PAIN:
Many women take medicines when its painful days of the month, but do you know ginger is as effective as ibuprofen in relieving menstrual cramps and decreases the intensity and duration of pain. It is highly effective against pain when taken at the beginning of the menstrual pain.
Cancer is a deadly disease, and we all fear it, ginger has some cancer-fighting properties. It is an antioxidant and a natural cancer fighter. A compound 6-gingerol and 6-shogoal present in ginger are effective against cancer; it has protective features. It is more potent than chemotherapy treatment of cancer.
- FIGHT INFECTIONS:
Ginger possesses antiviral, antibacterial properties. Gingerol, the bioactive substance in fresh ginger, can help lower the risk of infections, and inhibit the growth of bacteria and viruses. It is highly effective against respiratory tract infections and fights pathogens that can trigger inflammation.
- 10-TRAVELLING SICKNESS:
Some people are prone to getting motion sickness either by bus, car, or ship. They should take ginger with themselves as, according to study, one of the active compounds of ginger, 6-gingerol, enhances gastrointestinal transport, and treated nausea associated with motion sickness. Ginger has been used as an alternative medication to prevent motion sickness. Are you going to use ginger to protect your body?
Until Next Time,
Team Doctor ASKY!