iJuice - Ginger Juice Powder
Ginger (Zingiber officinale) is surprisingly the most widely used dietary condiment in the world today. It’s actually part of the plant family that includes turmeric and cardamom, which may explain why the health benefits of ginger are so extraordinary.
The Chinese and Indians have used ginger tonics to treat ailments for over 4,700 years, and it was a priceless commodity during the Roman Empire trade around the coming of Christ because of its medicinal properties.
So, what make drinking iJuice Ginger so good for us?
In one word: Gingerol.
Of the 115 different chemical components found in ginger root, the therapeutic benefits come from gingerols, the oily resin from the root that acts as a highly potent antioxidant and anti-inflammatory agent. These bioactive ingredients, especially -gingerol, have been thoroughly evaluated clinically, and the research backs up why you should use ginger on a regular basis.
Here are the top ginger health benefits proven by medical studies:
1. Stroke and Heart Disease
Two of the biggest killers on the planet may be kept at bay with regular ginger use, especially when eaten with other key superfoods. Garlic, ginger and onions all have an anti-blood-clotting ability, yet when they’re eaten together they’re a powerful mainstay against heart attacks and stroke!
2. Indigestion and Nausea
Whether we’re talking about curing a simple tummy ache or severe morning sickness, ginger has been used for thousands of years as an effective digestive aid and natural remedy for nausea. Recently, Taiwanese researchers discovered that three capsules (1.2 grams total) of ginger can actually help the stomach release its contents into the small intestines in people with dyspepsia — a condition in which 40 percent of patients suffer from abnormally delayed gastric emptying.
This is one reason why ginger helps people who are bloated, constipated and have other gastrointestinal disorders. It relaxes the smooth muscle in your gut lining and helps food move along throughout the system.
Proper food transport (and nutrient absorption) from the mouth out through your colon is the mainstay to health. If food gets stuck somewhere in between, it can ferment, rot or (even worse) cause obstruction, which is a life-threatening emergency.
Improper digestion can also cause improper assimilation of the nutrients in your food. Either way, both cause malabsorption, and your body suffers from nutrient deficiencies. This is why ginger is so important. Like we’ve seen above, it helps promote regular digestion and metabolism of your food and is largely responsible for promoting a strong immune system.
4. Compromised Immunity and Respiratory Function
Ayurvedic medicine has praised ginger’s ability to boost the immune system before recorded history. It believes that because ginger is so effective at warming the body, it can help break down the accumulation of toxins in your organs. It’s also known to cleanse the lymphatic system, our body’s sewage system.
Combining ginger oil and eucalyptus oil is an effective remedy to boost immunity and improve breathing.
5. Bacterial Infections
The Journal of Microbiology and Antimicrobials published a study in 2011 that tested just how effective ginger is in enhancing immune function. Comparing the ability of ginger to kill Staphylococcus aureus and Streptococcus pyogenes with conventional antibiotics, Nigerian researchers discovered that the natural solution won every time!
The drugs — chloramphenicol, ampicillin and tetracycline — just couldn’t stand up to the antibacterial prowess of the ginger. This is important because these two bacteria are extremely common in hospitals and oftentimes cause complications to an already immune-compromised patient.
6. Fungal Infections
One of the trickier issues to control because they’re increasingly resistant to conventional medicine, fungal infections don’t stand a chance against ginger. Of the 29 plant species evaluated in a Carleton University study, ginger won the prize for having the extract most effective at killing fungus.
7. Ulcers and GERD
Since the 1980s, researchers have known that ginger can cure stomach ulcers. More recently, Indian scientists have been able to more closely quantify this medicinal effect. In a study published in the journal Molecular Nutrition and Food Research, they discovered the ginger was six to eight times more potent than Prevacid, the drug of choice to treat GERD!
Ginger is known for its anti-pain property. Very similar to how capsaicin works to relieve pain, gingerol acts on vanilloid receptors, which are located on sensory nerve endings. Similar to the initial intense burning feel you get when you consume spicy pepper, ginger’s burn only lasts but a second, and researchers discovered that it “affects the pain pathways directly but also relieves the inflammation, which in itself causes pain.”
Working with mice without immune systems, University of Minnesota scientists discovered that three weekly feedings of -gingerol delayed the growth of colorectal cancer cells. University of Michigan researchers confirmed these results with ovarian cancer. In fact, they found that “Ginger treatment of cultured ovarian cancer cells induced profound growth inhibition in all cell lines tested.”
Gingerols are widely known to naturally improve diabetes and enhance insulin sensitivity. Building off this knowledge, a 2006 study out of the Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry discovered that they could also suppress sorbitol accumulation in human blood cells and sugar-fed rats. Simply put, ginger not only helps prevent and reverse diabetes itself — it protects against and improves diabetic complications like diabetic retinopathy!
Best Ways to Use iJuice Ginger
There are many forms and ways you can use ginger to benefit for your health. The most common ways to use iJuice Ginger include:
iJuice Ginger Juice - Take 5 grams or 1 scoop of iJuice Ginger and add to 12 to 16 ounces of purified alkaline water. Stir and drink.
iJuice Ginger Smoothie — You can put raw sliced ginger (the size of your thumb) in a iJuice Ginger smoothie every morning or use it in making homemade green vegetable iJuice.
1 grams or scoops of iJuice Ginger
3 grams or scoops of iJuice Almond
3 grams or scoops of iJuice Coconut
1 gram or scoop of iJuice Avocado
1/2 whole Haas avocado
12 to 16 ounces of alkaline water or almond milk
Blend all ingredients in a blender and drink.
iJuice Ginger Tea — 5 grams or one scoop of iJuice Ginger is commonly used to relieve nausea, settle the stomach and relax the body. Have one cup two to three times daily to reduce inflammation. Also, adding 1 gram or scoop of iJuice Lemon to the tea makes it taste great!
1/2 lb - 227 grams
45 servings per container
Serving Size: 1 Scoop (5 grams)
Suggested Use: Mix 1 scoop (5 grams) with purified/alkaline water, smoothies, tea, dressings or add to other recipes.
Ingredients: Organic Ginger Juice Powder
This product is 100% natural
* These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease. Consult your licensed physician or medical practitioner before using any products, especially if you are taking any drugs or if you are pregnant or nursing. Protect from heat and light. Store out of reach of children.
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|"I am very happy with the quality of this ginger powder. I take it for inflammation and it is very pleasant to drink in lemon juice or lemon tea. Hope it remains available for a long time. Great product."-- Rebecca A.
|"I use this for immune support and stomach calming. Usually I use this first thing in the morning. My wife also adds this ginger powder to our green shakes and even soups. We love other iJuice products and buy them on regular basis." -- Michael M.
|"I love ginger because it has many health benefits. It is much cheaper buying it in bulk like this rather than even like a spice jar size. I use it for sauces and dishes when cooking and also use a big scoop in my smoothie in the morning. It was strong at first but my taste buds have adapted and I barely notice it anymore. Many times I mix it with iJuice Turmeric. Will buy again when I run out." -- Nancy K.
|"I am glad I found this ginger powder. The flavor is so great and I love ginger. Now I prefer the powder over the fresh. I highly recommend this ginger powder" -- Heather R.
|"Ginger iJuice is my favorite along with Lemon, Turmeric, Pomegranate and Blueberry. I also love iJuice Chlorophyll and use it daily. Thank you so much for your great products. I recommended your company to all my friends." -- Tamara T.
|"iJuice Turmeric, iJuice Ginger, iJuice Lemon are my favorite. I use it everyday in teas, soups, rice dishes and much more. Sometimes I make make almond milk turmeric-ginger tea with cinnamon and hint of honey." -- Evelyn R.