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Pickled ginger good for you

A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
Psychiatry 43 years experience
Possibly: Ginger may have benefit in type 2 diabetes. Some research suggests it can increase Insulin sensitivity, and improve lipid profile and inflammation ma... Read More

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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Doina Marina
54 years experience
No.: Ginger's clinical applications are for motion sickness, (acting more on the gastro-intestinal tract, not on the vestibular-visual stimulation in a stu... Read More
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
Yes: I personally use it when I have upper respiratory infections with bad coughing. In chinese traditional medicine it used to expel cold, warm the middle... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
Neurology 53 years experience
Probably of value: Ginger root is a valuable item for sea sickness, and car sickness, and may help the patient with vertigo. Likely could be used in numerous forms, but... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
Holistic Medicine 41 years experience
Yes and yes: Ginger has many health benefits- it is a powerful anti-inflammatory, soothes the stomach, treats nausea, morning sickness & motion sickness, is anti-m... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
52 years experience
Ginger: No evidence ginger lowers lipids.
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Allergy and Immunology 58 years experience
Not that I know of: Ginger may be good for morning sickness but I have never heard of its anti-allergy action. Nemoderm is not essential and you should try something el... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
Holistic Medicine 41 years experience
Yes- many benefits!: Ginger has many health benefits- it is a powerful anti-inflammatory and anti-oxidant, soothes the stomach, treats nausea, morning sickness & motion si... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Glassman
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Anxiety: Theanine, gaba, valarian root for example are supplements that might be better.
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
Holistic Medicine 41 years experience
Benefits of ginger: Ginger is a medicinal herb with many , proven health benefits. It helps nausea, motion sickness & morning sickness. It is also a powerful anti-inflam... Read More
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Joel Gallant
Infectious Disease 37 years experience
Obesity: I can't comment on the first question, but the answer to the second is easy: we're getting fatter, and we eat a lot of simple carbohydrates and sugars... Read More