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Ginger

Ginger has been used as a traditional medicine in Asia and India since ancient times.

The Health Benefits of Ginger
Anyone who's ever sipped ginger ale to calm an upset stomach knows that the herb can be wonderfully healing. Now research shows that ginger may help with more severe stomach troubles, as well as bring relief to people suffering from chronic pain.

Ginger for Nausea Relief
A number of studies show that taking ginger supplements can help ease a queasy stomach.

How to Make Ginger Tea
An easy recipe for ginger tea.

Ginger Facts
What is ginger? Why is it used? What are the potential side effects?

What are the Different Forms of Ginger?
A description, with color photographs, of different types of ginger, including fresh, dried, pickled, preserved, crystallized, and ground ginger.

Ginger Facts, Selection, and Storage
Information about selecting and storing ginger.

How to Make Ginger Juice
Instructions on how to make fresh ginger juice, which can be used to add flavor or be used as a marinade to tenderize meat.

Pickled Ginger Recipe
A recipe for pickled ginger, also known as "gari", which is served with sushi in Japanese cuisine.

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