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.
The Hypothalamic Pituitary Adrenal (HPA) axis is our central stress response system. It is a complicated set of relationships and signals that exist between the hypothalamus (a part of the brain), the pituitary gland (also part of the brain) and the adrenals (at the top of the kidney).
If you have been diagnosed with thyroid problems like hypothyroidism, hyperthyroidism, Hashimoto's thyroiditis, or Graves' disease, then you are going to want eat from this list weekly. There are also certain minerals that are essential for the healthy function of the thyroid gland.