Ginger contains about 500 compounds identified with aphrodisiac properties, stimulating, toning, anti-toxic and antioxidant, hypotensive, antitussive, analgesic, antiviral, antiseptic, antifungal and antitumor. Volatile oils of ginger (gingerols shogaol and zingerol) effects: analgesic, sedative and anti-pyretic. With the aid group called phenols Gingerol, ginger acts on the nervous system, giving clarity of mind. Ginger contains protein, carbohydrate, dietary fiber, essential amino acids, vitamins (B3, B5, B6, A, C, E) and minerals (calcium, iron, magnesium, manganese, potassium, selenium, sodium, phosphorus, silicon and zinc).
Thanks to researchers at the University of Michigan and nearly three centuries of medicinal use, now we can use ginger root not only to kill ovarian cancer cells, but even prostate cancer cells, with toxic zero percent.
Certainly one of the most widely used herbal medicines in the world, ginger has been successfully used since ancient times as a treatment against inflammation and nausea. The most interesting thing recently discovered by researchers at the "American Association for Cancer Research" (American Association for Research in Cancer) is that, in cases where it was used ginger powder, completely destroyed cancer cells . Even more interesting is that in this ginger cancer cells attack each other, a phenomenon called autophagy.
Although ginger has been considered a natural remedy for the following sessions of chemotherapy, it can also be used in larger quantities to treat cancer alone.
One study that demonstrates the ability to fight ovarian cancer ginger ends with the following quote:
"Ginger inhibits growth and modulates the secretion of angiogenic factors in ovarian cancer cells. Consequently, ginger has the potential to prevent and treat ovarian cancer. "
Also, it has been shown to be an effective therapy in cancers of the prostate. British Journal of Nutrition (“British Journal of Nutrition") published the results of a recent US study in which prostate cancer tumors ginger killed. Extract of ginger can decrease the size of prostate cancer tumors by up to 56%.
In addition, ginger is not a danger to our health even when consumed in high doses.