Ginger has been part of natural medicine for centuries. In fact, this powerful root has been used for treatment of many diseases owing to its numerous medicinal properties. Even modern science has recognized the health benefits ginger provides.Ginger Contains Anti-Cancer Compounds
Ginger contains gingerols, paradols, and shagaols, all of which are anticancer compounds, as found in a study published in the Journal of Food and Chemical Toxicology. A number of other studies have also confirmed that ginger is extremely efficient in destroying cancer cells in prostate, ovarian, and colorectal cancer.