Oregon mom criticizes hospital after staff sent her baby home who later died from a rare infection
Ginger McCall, from Salem, Oregon, said her seven-week-old daughter, Evianna, developed bacterial meningitis from Group B strep bacteria. She died two days after the first symptoms began. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - March 28, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

My Morning Routine: Ginger Zee writes what she's thankful for every morning
Ginger Zee shares how she stays focused every day and shares her morning routine. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - March 7, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: GMA Source Type: news

WATCH: My Morning Routine: Ginger Zee writes what she's thankful for in the shower
Ginger Zee shares what motivates her every day before "Good Morning America." (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - March 7, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: GMA Source Type: news

Africa: Why You Should Make Ginger a Staple in Your Diet
[Observer] For women, there is perhaps no other all-round therapeutic food than ginger. What else can work out a formula to contain a heavy menstruation period (pre-pregnancy), and then work on pregnancy morning sickness? (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - March 6, 2019 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Kingston Pharma, LLC Issues Voluntary Recall of All Lots of DG ™ Baby Gripe Water Due to Undissolved Ingredient, Citrus Flavonoid
Kingston Pharma, LLC is voluntarily recalling all lots of “DG™ Baby Gripe Water herbal supplement with organic ginger and fennel extracts” to the consumer level due to the presence of an undissolved ingredient, citrus flavonoid. (Source: NCCAM Featured Content)
Source: NCCAM Featured Content - February 20, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: NCCIH Source Type: news

Kingston Pharma, LLC Issues Voluntary Recall of All Lots of “DG™ Baby Gripe Water Due to Undissolved Ingredient, Citrus Flavonoid
Kingston Pharma, LLC is voluntarily recalling all lots of “DG™ Baby Gripe Water herbal supplement with organic ginger and fennel extracts” to the consumer level due to the presence of an undissolved ingredient, citrus flavonoid. (Source: Food and Drug Administration)
Source: Food and Drug Administration - February 15, 2019 Category: Food Science Source Type: news

'GMA' January Challenge: Ginger Zee shares results of a month of strength training
Zee explains why she is OK with not meeting the goal she set. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - February 14, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: GMA Source Type: news

WATCH: Ginger Zee shares what happened after a month of strength training
Zee explains why she is OK with not meeting the goal she set. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - February 14, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: GMA Source Type: news

Ginger found to be effective against many different types of cancer
(Natural News) Like its close relative turmeric, ginger is also a very powerful superfood. It has a wide range of health benefits, from treating nausea to alleviating pain. Recently, ginger has also been shown to prevent different types of cancer by causing cancer cells to undergo apoptosis, or cell death. Numerous studies have looked at... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - February 11, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Birdseed Food Co. Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Cashews in Craft Granola Goldenola Turmeric & Ginger
BIRDSEED FOOD CO. of Bend, OR is recalling Craft Granola Goldenola Turmeric& Ginger that was sold between the dates of 10/03/18 - 02/07/19, because it contains undeclared cashews. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to cashews run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume this product. (Source: Food and Drug Administration)
Source: Food and Drug Administration - February 9, 2019 Category: Food Science Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Which herbs help reduce inflammation?
Herbs that help reduce inflammation include turmeric and ginger. Green tea is also beneficial. Learn more about the best herbs to help reduce inflammation here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - February 5, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nutrition / Diet Source Type: news

Molecules Found in Ginger Remodel the Microbiome
Small RNA-containing particles in ginger root are found to promote the growth of beneficial bacteria and alleviate colitis in mouse guts. (Source: The Scientist)
Source: The Scientist - February 1, 2019 Category: Science Tags: The Literature Magazine Issue Source Type: news

Infographic: How Ginger Remodels the Microbiome
Small microRNA-containing particles found in the plant can boost populations of healthy gut bacteria, and even improve colitis symptoms in mice. (Source: The Scientist)
Source: The Scientist - February 1, 2019 Category: Science Tags: Infographics Magazine Issue Source Type: news

Livongo buys behavioral health app MyStrength for north of $10M
The company has also hired the former VA head of mental health services and the former CEO of Ginger.io. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - January 30, 2019 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Here's what research shows about the mental health benefits of ginger
(Natural News) Ginger is a natural anti-inflammatory that also offers other health benefits. In fact, the versatile plant can even help boost your mental health. Ginger (Zingiber officinale) comes from the rhizome or root of a flowering plant native to China, but the spice can grow in any area that is warm and humid. Aside from its use... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - January 27, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Eating ginger regularly may suppress the negative effects of a high-fat diet
(Natural News) Consuming ginger or taking ginger extracts regularly may help prevent some of the negative effects of a high-fat diet, according to a study published in the journal Nutrients. The study found that ginger intake prevents body weight gain and body fat in rats fed with a high-fat diet. Carried out by Korean researchers,... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - January 26, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

'GMA' January Challenge: Ginger Zee learns how to do the perfect pull-up
Ginger Zee's trainer, Mark Langowski, teaches us how to do a pull-up with perfect form to help Zee meet her 2019 New Year's goals to do eight perfect pull-ups. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - January 22, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: GMA Source Type: news

WATCH: 'GMA' January Challenge: How to do a pull-up with perfect form
Ginger Zee learns how to do the perfect pull-up to meet her 2019 wellness goal. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - January 22, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: GMA Source Type: news

Ditch the aspirin! Ginger works just as well ... with NONE of the side effects
(Natural News) A daily dose of one aspirin a day is often prescribed for the prevention of heart disease to those who are at risk. However, just like with other over-the-counter (OTC) drugs, the use of aspirin comes with health risks and unwanted side effects. Some of these risks may include excessive bleeding, kidney and liver... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - January 17, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Listen in as Ginger Taylor talks with Robert Scott Bell about "Liability Free Vaccines"
(Natural News) You’ve probably heard some variation of the following line before: “But I was vaccinated, and I’m just fine” – a typical response from someone who was vaccinated prior to 1986 when you express concern about vaccine safety. But that’s because everything changed that year, as the vaccine industry was given free reign to... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - January 14, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

WATCH: Ginger Zee explains why she's focused on getting stronger in 2019
ABC News' chief meteorologist and mother of two shares a New Year's goal. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - January 10, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: GMA Source Type: news

Researchers find you can manage your cholesterol levels with ginger and rosemary oil
(Natural News) The heart is a strong organ that can withstand a lot of stress, but it is not invincible. Factors such as high cholesterol levels pose a big problem for heart health since it can affect lipoprotein transport and metabolism. Moreover, it can alter the structure and function of blood vessels by accumulating within the... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - January 7, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

'GMA' January Challenge: Ginger Zee on why she's focused on getting stronger in 2019
ABC News' chief meteorologist and mother of two shares a New Year's goal. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - January 2, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: GMA Source Type: news

Ginger Zee on why she's focused on getting stronger in 2019
ABC News' chief meteorologist and mother of two shares a New Year's goal. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - January 2, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: GMA Source Type: news

9 wellness trends to watch in 2019
From ginger oil to at-home workouts, here is what to watch in 2019. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - December 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: GMA Source Type: news

Living With Cancer: Ginger may ease nausea and vomiting from chemotherapy
Ginger for nausea and vomiting: Does it work?? Nausea and vomiting are common side effects of chemotherapy treatment for cancer.?In most cases, these side effects can be managed with self-care measures and preventive medications. There also is evidence that when taken with standard anti-nausea medications, ginger may help further reduce or eliminate nausea and vomiting [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - December 21, 2018 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

This Morning viewers left 'in tears' as bullied ginger boy reads out poem to his trolls
Alfie Coleiro, 12, from Eastbourne, East Sussex, received messages on an app mocking him for his ginger hair and telling him to kill himself, but he's determined to stand up to the bullies. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - December 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Ginger proven to be effective at treating tuberculosis
(Natural News) Ginger is one of the most popular superfoods, and most of its beneficial effects are backed up by science. A study published in the Journal of Complementary and Integrative Medicine suggested that ginger can be effective in treating tuberculosis. It has been found to be a powerful anti-inflammatory and antioxidant supplement against tuberculosis... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - December 12, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Study: Obese people who supplement with Thai black ginger are less likely to develop a skin disorder
(Natural News) Obesity is a disease that brings a laundry list of complications. However, taking a little-known member of the ginger family can prevent skin disorders from being part of that list, according to a study in the Journal of Natural Medicines. In their study, researchers from Japan have concluded that Thai black ginger (Kaempferia parviflora) is effective against obesity-induced... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - November 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Are Smoothies Healthy? Here ’s What the Experts Say
Smoothies have a health glow about them. They’re often an integral part of cleanses, and they’re ubiquitous at health food stores and health-centric restaurants. And the smoothie trend is still going strong. Workout studios serve them up post-class, dietitians preach their powers and fit celebrities tout their nutritional prowess. But are smoothies healthy? Here’s what you should know about the drink, whether you’re picking one up or making your own. How to make healthy smoothies You can put nearly anything into a smoothie. But most consist of liquid (like water, non-dairy milk or kefir), fruits, ve...
Source: TIME: Health - November 14, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Cassie Shortsleeve  Tags: Uncategorized Diet/Nutrition Source Type: news

Turmeric tea can improve your health in at least six ways
(Natural News) Turmeric, a flowering plant from the ginger family, has been recognized for its medicinal value for thousands of years and is a staple part of both ancient Chinese and Ayurvedic medicine. In more recent years, scientific studies have established its place in modern western medicine, too. The secret to turmeric’s amazing health benefits... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - November 10, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Drink your way back to health: Ginger-based kombucha found to treat breast cancer
(Natural News) A study has found that ginger-based kombucha could potentially treat breast cancer. For this study, the team investigated the effects of fermented tea using an animal model. Cancer cells have many distinct characteristics, and one of them is an abnormal metabolism. For example, aerobic respiration at the invasive stage creates more reactive oxygen... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - November 8, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Kombucha prepared from ginger holds potential for treating breast cancer
(Natural News) A study published in the Journal of Complementary and Integrative Medicine reported that kombucha with ginger (Zingiber officinale) may help treat breast cancer. The authors observed the effect of the fermented tea on a murine breast cancer animal model. Abnormal metabolism is a hallmark in cancerous cells. To illustrate, the increase of reactive oxygen species (ROS)... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - November 6, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Natural matcha green tea extract found to effectively kill breast cancer cells
(Natural News) Green tea might not be grabbing as many health headlines as it did in the past, but that does not mean it isn’t beneficial. In fact, while super foods like turmeric and ginger steal the spotlight, green tea continues to quietly prove its health value in research. In fact, a recent study carried... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - November 5, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Arthritic patients can reduce chronic joint pain with ginger essential oil
(Natural News) In traditional medicine, ginger and its extracts are used to treat inflammation. In addition, ginger and its phenolic secondary metabolites, known as gingerols, have been shown to contain potent anti-arthritic effects in an experimental model of rheumatoid arthritis. In a study published in the journal PharmaNutrition, researchers from The University of Arizona and The... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - November 4, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Recent research documents the usefulness of Japanese ginger in preventing Type 2 diabetes
(Natural News) When it comes to diseases, it is always better to prevent something rather than treat it once it’s already there. This is why researchers from Framingham State University and Hannam University were looking at the potential of Japanese ginger (Zingiber mioga) to prevent Type 2 diabetes from developing in patients diagnosed with prediabetes. In their study,... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - October 29, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Boswellia is a powerful anti-inflammatory herbal extract that can prevent cancer
(Natural News) Ginger and turmeric might get all the attention when it comes to fighting cancer naturally, but there is one often-overlooked herb that can also help address this deadly disease: boswellia. You might not have heard of boswellia, but you may know it by its other name: frankincense. It is said to be one... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - October 25, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The powerful medicinal potential of four little-known superfoods
(Natural News) You have probably heard of superfoods like garlic, ginger, and turmeric. But there are many other foods and herbs with powerful healing properties that are far from popular. An article in Waking Times covers four of the most promising groups of unknown superfoods. Medicinal mushrooms are excellent means of improving vitality and restoring... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - October 16, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Chew on ginger if you have bad breath: Research shows it's more effective than mints for halitosis
(Natural News) When your breath needs freshening up, most of the time you gargle with some mouthwash or pop some mints. But did you know that ginger is a more effective cure for bad breath/halitosis? According to a study by researchers from the Technical University of Munich (TUM), ginger, a popular spice with many health benefits, can... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - October 12, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Here's an easy guide to growing your own ginger at home
(Natural News) Ginger, which has a unique sweet, warm, and zesty flavor profile, is a popular superfood that offers various health benefits. It is even used in home remedies for indigestion or nausea. Follow these steps if you want to try growing ginger in your backyard. Find some ginger root – When buying ginger root, find a... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - October 9, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

CONFIRMED: Eating lots of onion, garlic, and ginger improves your health
(Natural News) Onion (Allium cepa), garlic (Allium sativum), and ginger (Zingiber officinale) are common spices that are added to our food, but they are more than just that. A study conducted by researchers from Noakhali Science and Technology University, Atish Dipankar University of Science and Technology, and Bangladesh National Herbarium have proven that these spices have potential... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - October 3, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How to grow ginger at home
(Natural News) Ginger is a superfood that is packed with nutrients and other healthy compounds that are beneficial to both your physical and mental health. Most of its medicinal properties come from the rhizome — the underground part of the stem, which is commonly mislabeled as the root. Ginger can be used fresh, powdered, dried, or... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - September 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Ginger essential oil can prevent cheese from getting infected with E.coli
(Natural News) Ginger (Zingiber officinale) is prized around the world for its uses and benefits both in food and medicine. A study made by researchers at Ege University in Turkey revealed that dipping certain cheeses in a coating made from the essential oil of the plant can prolong shelf life. Their findings, which appeared in CyTA –... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - September 19, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Yellow lentils with spinach and ginger
This flavorful dish is loaded with fiber. (Source: MayoClinic.com Full Feed)
Source: MayoClinic.com Full Feed - September 15, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Ginger.io names new CEO, Estonian prime minister joins board of cryptocurrency fitness platform, and other digital health hires
Also in hires: Voice assistant AI startup Notable appoints VC partner Annie Lamont to its board, and DarioHealth taps Olivier Jarry as its next CCO and president.   (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - September 7, 2018 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

The science behind the healing effects of ginger
(Natural News) Ginger is one of those plants widely known to have health benefits but is somehow not recognized by conventional medicine. It has been used by different cultures for centuries, not just as a spice, but also as a medicinal treatment for a variety of conditions. And modern science agrees, as proven by a large... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - September 7, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

There are more than 115 phytochemical components in ginger – no wonder it's considered a top superfood
(Natural News) It wouldn’t be far-fetched to think that Hippocrates was referring to ginger (Zingiber officinale) in his famous quote about letting food be your medicine and your medicine your food: It’s a spice that is heavily used around the world, both as a dietary condiment and a medicinal plant. It’s a member of the Zingiberaceae family,... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - August 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Marsee Baking Issues Allergy Alert On Undeclared Peanuts In Cookies Sold At Caf é Yumm! Restaurants
Marsee Foods, Inc. dba Marsee Baking is voluntarily recalling chocolate chip, ginger spice, and oatmeal raisin cookies sold at Caf é Yumm! restaurants. The cookies may contain undeclared peanuts. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to peanuts run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products. (Source: Food and Drug Administration)
Source: Food and Drug Administration - August 16, 2018 Category: Food Science Source Type: news

Marsee Baking Issues Allergy Alert On Undeclared Peanuts In Cookies Sold At Caf é Yumm! Restaurants
Marsee Foods, Inc. dba Marsee Baking is voluntarily recalling chocolate chip, ginger spice, and oatmeal raisin cookies sold at Caf é Yumm! restaurants. The cookies may contain undeclared peanuts. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to peanuts run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products. (Source: Food and Drug Administration)
Source: Food and Drug Administration - August 16, 2018 Category: Food Science Source Type: news

" Country Favor Inc Issues Alert on Undeclared Sulfites in “Best Taste Brand Snack Ginger Sliced”
Country Favor Inc. of Maspeth, New York is recalling its 7 ounce packages of “Best Taste Brand Snack Ginger Sliced” food treats because they contained undeclared sulfites. Consumers who have severe sensitivity to sulfites run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reactions if they consume this product. (Source: Food and Drug Administration)
Source: Food and Drug Administration - August 9, 2018 Category: Food Science Source Type: news