Alpinia sp. (unidentified species)
This aromatic and pretty ginger is probably the most useful among the
gingers. It is recognized as a medical herb with strong antibiotic properties.
Increasingly, its values to prevent and cure cancer are recognized. Read
more about it below.
In an effort to remove cell accumulations such as a tumors,
curcuma is often utilized. There are two species commonly used in cancer
therapy that, like ginger, have a spicy taste.
Curcuma aromatica is one of them called yujin by the Chinese, after
its affect on stagnation (yu means stagnation; jin refers to the golden
color and to its ability to treat the lungs, the organ system associated
with the metal element, for which gold is a symbol). It contains aromatic
volatile oils that help to remove excessive lipids from the blood, reduce
aggregation of platelets (sticking of the blood cells to form masses),
and reduce inflammation.
In addition, the herb's oily components enhance fibrinolysis (the process
that breaks down fibrous proteins, such as those that protect tumors from
the immune system), and promote secretion of bile, which helps to clear
congestion of the liver, promote digestion of fats, and aid intestinal
peristalsis (intestinal movements that help evacuation). Thus, these essential
oils help to get rid of many types of accumulation.
seeds in basket
Curcuma aromatica leaves
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Gingers prefer the shaded and moist environment of valleys. If you have
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locations where no direct sun light can burn the leaves are good places.
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