Ginger has been a part of natural medicine for centuries. In fact, this powerful root is used to treat many diseases thanks to its many medicinal properties. Even modern science has recognized the health benefits that ginger provides.
Ginger contains anti-cancer compounds
Ginger contains gingerol, umbrellas and shogaols, and all of them form anticancer compound, which is found in a study published in the Journal of Food and Chemical Toxicology. Numerous other studies have also confirmed that ginger is very effective in destroying cancer cells, prostate, ovarian and colon cancer. In addition, some believe that the anti-cancer properties of ginger can be even stronger than chemotherapy.
How to use ginger as a medicine
The cancer-fighting properties of ginger are undeniable. It is recommended to taker 4 g of ginger per day, except for pregnant women, who should limit their intake to 1 g per day.