Ginger (Zingiber officinale) has a warm, spicy fragrance that is energizing. Supportive of the digestive system, ginger is commonly used to soothe, comfort, and balance digestion. It may also be used to enhance the flavor of foods. Ginger has an approximate ORAC of 992,571 (TE/L). Anciently esteemed as a spice and recognized for its affinity for the digestive system, ginger has been used to sooth upset stomachs in Indian tea, in Roman wine for its aphrodisiac powers, in Chinese tonics to strengthen heart and relieve head congestion.
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