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:

infographic provided by fitlife.tv

image by Dwight Sipler, via Flickr

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105 comments

Clifford S.
Clifford S.1 months ago

I have personally found ginger to be a great digestive aid and handy to reduce feelings of sea sickness when traveling by boat. If anybody would like to use a free ginger infographic on their website check this out: http://www.thebackclinic.net.au/health-benefits-of-ginger-infographic.html

Angela P.
Angie P.1 years ago

Thank you for the article.

william Miller
william Miller1 years ago

interesting but at what quantities do you need to eat it to be of any good?

Patricia O.
Patricia O.1 years ago

I love ginger but find it's not easy - other than my breakfast shake or evening tea - trying to figure out how to use it in recipes.

Jeffrey Stanley
Jeffrey Stanley1 years ago

Great, thank you!

Judy Apelis
Judy Apelis1 years ago

Thank you!

Carole R.
Carole R.2 years ago

Good to know. Thanks for the well done post.

Charmaine C.
Charmaine C.2 years ago

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

Vicky P.
Vicky P.2 years ago

thanks

Marianne R.
Marianne R.2 years ago

Good article. Thanks.