GINGER ROOT (Zingiber officinale) aka - African Ginger
Ginger is a blood vascular stimulant and cleansing herb used often in respiratory and lung/chest clearing combinations. It is a system alkalizer and stimulant for the digestive system. Ginger has a soothing effect on migraine headaches without the side effects found in synthetic drugs. It has been reputed to be effective in combating the nausea caused by motion sickness. Ginger has long been recommended by herbalists as a regulator of blood cholesterol, and said to improve blood circulation, especially to the hands and feet. It is remarkable in alleviating menstrual cramps.
- • Primary uses: Here are just a few of the maladies that Ginger Root can provide relief for: • Chronic Bronchitis • Migraines • Poor Circulation • Coughs/Flu/Fevers/Sore Throats • Diarrhea/Digestive Disorders • Menstrual Cramps • Dizziness • Learning problems • Motion Sickness • Nausea / Vomiting • Toothache • Colic