11. The Active Component in Ginger Is Useful In Fighting Infections
Gingerol, which is the bioactive ingredient inside fresh ginger is able to reduce the possibility of having infections.
As a matter of fact, the ginger extract has the potency to stop bacteria growth of different forms.
It works well in combating oral bacteria that is associated with inflammatory diseases within the gums like periodontitis and gingivitis.
Fresh ginger could equally be effective in combating RSV virus, causative agent of several respiratory infections.