Native to south-east Asia, ginger has been used as a healing agent for decades and is highly regarded in Ayurvedic medicine as an all-round healer. Part of the plant family that includes turmeric and cardamom the therapeutic benefits come from gingerols, the oily resin from the root that acts as a highly potent antioxidant and anti-inflammatory agent.
It is proven as an effective cold remedy. As well as helping soothe a sore throat, this warming root has antimicrobial properties that aid the protection of the body from respiratory infections. Ginger is also great for easing nausea particularly associated with travel and morning sickness.
Ginger improves the absorption of essential nutrients in the body and is full of antioxidants which detoxify the body. Recent studies have shown that the active ingredients in ginger can help break down the accumulation of toxins in your organs and provide lymph-cleansing, circulation-stimulating and general system toxic cleansing.
Well known for its anti-inflammatory properties it is believed to promote regular digestion and metabolism which in turn helps boost the immune system. One of its most desirable qualities is its ability to reduce inflammation by soothing stomach discomfort and easing bloating.
Warming and aromatic ginger is fantastic when blended with turmeric and utterly delicious in our smooth and creamy latte GOLDEN.
A natural anti-inflammatory, aids digestion and can help fight the common cold.