21 illnesses cured by ginger (and side effects)

a herbaceous perennial plant

Other remedies
Morning sickness
Painful menstrual periods (dysmenorrhea)
Trouble swallowing
Inducing labor
Recovery after surgery
Improving general health
High cholesterol
Common cold and flu (influenza)
Respiratory failure (acute respiratory distress syndrome)
Migraine headache
Loss of appetite
Alcohol withdrawal
Rheumatoid arthritis (RA)
Joint pain (rheumatism)
Indigestion (dyspepsia)
Motion sickness