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The Blood Type Diet Archives Volume 2
Re: Ginger = blood thinner/remedy for upset stomach
Posted By: JIL
Date: May-31, 1998 at 18:16:52
In Response To: From Ronzio--use of ginger to increase stomach acidity (David)
I do not know about stomach acidity, though ginger
is a traditional remedy for nausea. However,
ginger thins the blood. A small amount will actively
thin blood for several days. As a consequence, it
is a good idea to avoid ginger a week before surgery.
Ginger is reported to help avoid blood clots,
possibly minimizing possibility of strokes. I once
ate a great deal of crystallized ginger and little
blood spots showed under my skin on my shoulders and
arms, lasted for several hours. Don't make
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David -- Sunday, 31 May 1998, at 6:16 p.m.
- Re: Ginger = blood thinner/remedy for upset stomach
JIL -- Sunday, 31 May 1998, at 6:16 p.m.