Ginger or Shnguyr is an edible, spice and medicinal plant. Ginger is a yellow plant with purple streaks with the scientific name of Zingiber officinale. Although ginger is often referred to as the root of the plant but in principle swollen underground stem of the plant used that is called “rhizome”.

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The ginger genius is from Gingers family of  herbaceous of  perennial with about 70 species from native to Southeast Asia with thin and flute stems and the Glossy green spear leaves that they grow out from the stem gland. They have yellowish green flowers with purple lips and cream-colored spots and small conical inflorescence and a dense spike that the stalks are out of the ground in summer.



Ginger has been used from the long time ago and still plays an important role in traditional Chinese medicine. In ancient Persia, this plant was known by the name of Zhnguyr and applied to traveled to the West from Iran and Arabic countries. Greek medicine in the West called “Pedanius Dioscorides” for the first time in the first century recorded the therapeutic efficacy of ginger. Although this herb aroma century before it was exported to Europe from the Far East , till the Middle Ages was well known in Europe as a raw material for cooking. Today this plant is cultivated in most tropical areas. Hindi Ayurvedic medicine acquaintances refer it as the global drug. This is not only because of anti-fungal properties, bactericidal of it, but it is also because it has a soothing effect on the digestive system too. They made it in mood that Indians more than 2,000 years have used it and one of the best natural cure for the treatment of diseases of travel, Nausea and dizziness raised in West, and unlike some conventional drugs for these diseases, it has no negative side effects. Some experts recommend ginger to treat morning sickness during pregnancy.


Soothing spice

Studies have shown that ginger may avoid surgery and chemotherapy-induced nausea. Consume one gram of ginger powdered is effective as conventional drugs in the prevention of nausea and vomiting after surgery. bActive and heating properties of Ginger has introduced it as a home remedy. If you are experiencing muscle strain, have a sore throat, or you suffer from motion sickness uses Ginger Tonic. It is very useful. Ginger has many benefits . Ginger can be added to hot water and put your feet in case of frostbite in it. In the case of a toothache it can be chewed, and use as the gargle in the time of having the sore throat. It is also used to treat a cold. Added lemon and honey in a hot water. If you do not wish to use these solutions you can apply it after crushing forehead to relieve headaches, Ginger oil can be diluted with other oils, and to ease the discomfort of the damaged muscle strain on the massage. To improve blood circulation and relieves pain. The major constituents of Ginger are beneficial reasons for it. They are including starch, flavors such as Zynjybrn (zingiberene) that special smell of ginger is from it and it is resin. It seems to therapeutic value is  through a combination of ginger spices like  Gingerols. The taste of vitriol emanating from them although it is not clear how to use it .


Other uses for ginger:

Apply fresh ginger for colds and flu.

Dried ginger consumed to treat dizziness and nausea.

Tablets of it used for the treatment of arthritis and circulatory problems.

Uncomplicated treatment of a migraine with Ginger:

Put the size of a pea from ginger powder and mix in a bowl with yogurt, and eat with your meal.This is repeated every day to prevent migraines.

Ginger consume in patients with gastric ulcer or duodenal ulcer or while taking anticoagulant drugs – which can be used to thin the blood – is strictly forbidden.

Also in the use of medicinal plants, especially if you are breastfeeding or pregnant, consult with your doctor.