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10 Ways Ginger Acts as Medicine (Infographic)

10 Ways Ginger Acts as Medicine (Infographic)

Ginger has long been known for its superior anti-inflammatory properties. Thankfully, this spicy root can help tackle some scary ailments, too. Right up there with blueberries, kale and broccoli, we can call this flavorful addition a “treatment” as much as we can call it food. Check out the specific diseases ginger helps heal and prevent below!

infographic provided by fitlife.tv

image by Dwight Sipler, via Flickr

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11:26PM PDT on Jul 21, 2014

Good to know. Thanks for the well done post.

12:53PM PDT on Jul 20, 2014

Eating ginger is no hardship and drinking ginger beer a pleasure. Same with pineapple beer. Absolutely delicious.

8:14PM PDT on Jul 19, 2014

thanks

7:04AM PDT on Jul 18, 2014

Good article. Thanks.

6:18AM PDT on Jul 18, 2014

I'm with Francesca A., although it's definitely not for everyone.

12:24PM PDT on Jul 17, 2014

Thank you :)

12:13PM PDT on Jul 17, 2014

Thanks for sharing

9:05AM PDT on Jul 17, 2014

TY

8:09AM PDT on Jul 17, 2014

Thanks

6:21AM PDT on Jul 17, 2014

Ginger has been a medicine in China for thousands of years!

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