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Can Ginger Help Heal Type 2 Diabetes?

Can Ginger Help Heal Type 2 Diabetes?

| Mar 16, 2018

Ginger is a wondrously healing and versatile plant. Besides being a pungent, spicy addition to a wide variety of dishes, it also offers an impressive array of specific health benefits, many of which we’ve discussed in previous articles. Ginger extract has been shown to be effective against bacterial, viral, fungal, and parasitic pathogens (which gives […]

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Ginger More Effective than Chemotherapy (and much more)

Ginger More Effective than Chemotherapy (and much more)

| Jan 28, 2018

After reading one of our many articles about the healing marvels of turmeric, you may have headed to your local health food store or coop to pick up some raw root. If so, you probably noticed that it’s very often displayed alongside ginger. These botanically related roots are similar in many ways—they share the same […]

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Ginger: The “Natural” Medicine

Ginger: The “Natural” Medicine

| Aug 30, 2017

Ginger is valued for many reasons—as a delicious, pungent spice, a tasty tea ingredient, sometimes even as a natural home remedy—but rarely as a bonafide medicine. This beautiful, golden root of ancient and widespread origin has been used for over 5,000 years in the healing systems of India and China, and yet it has been […]

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Natural ginger is up to 10,000 times more effective than chemotherapy drugs at treating cancer, study shows

Natural ginger is up to 10,000 times more effective than chemotherapy drugs at treating cancer, study shows

| Nov 22, 2015

Ginger naturally contains a compound that is up to 10,000 times more effective than chemotherapy drugs at killing the cancer stem cells that make malignant tumors so dangerous, according to a study published in the journal PLoS. The chemical, known as 6-shogaol, is produced when ginger roots are dried or cooked. The researchers found that […]

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Ginger May Treat Cancer Better Than Chemo (Without Any Side Effects)

Ginger May Treat Cancer Better Than Chemo (Without Any Side Effects)

| Sep 30, 2015

Cancer is one of the greatest health issues facing humanity. It’s estimated that, in the United States alone, nearly 600,000 people will die from some form of cancer this year. And despite the massive proliferation of cancer research and treatment development, incidence continues to rise sharply. Doctors argue that the cancer survival rate is increasing […]

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