Ginger is a good source of vitamin C, magnesium, potassium, & copper. Ginger reduces all symptoms of motion sickness including nausea, vomiting, & cold sweating. It contains very potent anti-inflammatory compounds believed to explain reductions in pain levels & improvements with osteo or rheumatoid arthritis. The active phytonutrients in ginger, kill ovarian cancer cells by inducing apoptosis & autophagocytosis. It improves absorption & assimilation of essential nutrients in the body.
Ginger roots. Infographic. Summary of the general characteristics of the Ginger plant. Medicinal properties, benefits and uses more common of Ginger roots. Pharmacognosy - Medicinal plants - Herbs. http://www.medicinalplants-pharmacognosy.com/herbs-medicinal-plants/ginger-root/benefits-infographic/