How to use ginger in treating breast cancer
�The composition and properties of ginger
Ginger contains calcium, iron, asparagine, chromium, aluminum, nicotinic acid, sodium, magnesium, linoleic acid, vitamins C, B1, B2, B3 and other useful elements. This plant contains three percent essential oil, so it has a tart and spicy aroma. Phenol-like substance gingerol gives ginger a hot taste.
In folk medicine, it is most often used ginger root. It is endowed with anti-inflammatory, analgesic, healing, tonic, resolving, bactericidal, antibacterial, stimulating, antispasmodic, diaphoretic, choleretic and carminative action.
Ginger strengthens the immune system, has an antioxidant effect and calms. It is a reliable protection against parasites, stimulates digestion and appetite. Effective with allergies, flu, cold and sore throat.Stimulates the thyroid gland, improves cerebral circulation, lowers blood pressure.
On sale you can find not only ginger root. Ginger is sold both in candied and ground form.
�Ginger for breast cancer
Scientists at the Faculty of Biological Sciences at the University of King Abdulaziz in Saudi Arabia have conducted studies that have shown that ginger extract can be used in the treatment of breast cancers.
In their report, the scientists noted that conventional medications have an average effectiveness and often have side effects.
Breast cancer is usually treated with hormone therapy. It uses selective estrogen receptor modulators. Many patients suffering from metastatic disease, as well as patients receiving "Tamoxifen2, die from relapse.
Scientists have long been engaged in the search for a safe cure for cancer. During the study, they affected the cancer cells with a primary ginger extract. Ginger has shown anti-cancer properties - selective cytotoxicity. It has been proven that the plant can stop the reproduction of cancer cells.At the same time healthy cells remain intact.
Ginger fights against cancer genes and proteins, boosts the production of proteins that can fight disease, and also stops the production of enzymes that cause cancer. Scientists have concluded that ginger can be a breakthrough in modern oncology.
Some scientists claim that ginger extract does not help patients recover completely from breast cancer, but it reduces vomiting and nausea after chemotherapy.
There is also evidence that this plant prevents the development of malignant tumors.
�How to use ginger in the treatment of breast cancer
For medicinal purposes, use dried ginger root powder. Per day it is necessary to consume from 250 mg to 1 g of ginger, washing it down with a small amount of liquid. The dosage must be divided into several methods.
All patients should always consult with their doctor and then take ginger, as it can affect blood clotting.