Yi Zhi Ren is a wonderful herb that grows in Asia and other parts of the world and has amazing health benefits that keep your body in shape and going strong. It’a also known as Chinese Ginger and was very popular in Europe as a spice, plus Chinese Ginger has been used in Russia for brewing and as a spice, and used by doctors in India and Greece.
Yi Zhi Ren in Traditional Chinese Medicine is used for warming the kidneys and the spleen. Bringing Chi or Qi energy into the body “the Kidneys” and thus helping to boost vitality, energy, and good health. Also used for frequent urination and impotence, plus it helps with memory and the ability to concentrate.
Yi Zhi Ren also warms the spleen thus helping with water regulation and increasing flow of Qi or Chi throughout, increasing warmth, and help with diarrhea… and profuse salivation.
Yi Zhi Ren has been used for the treatment of cancer and tumors because it prevents the formation of new circulation, and also helps with inflammation.
Yi Zhi Ren contains many healing compounds including – Zingiberene, Eucalyptol, and Zinginerol and it also has been shown to protect the nervous system from inflammation and injury, thus helping with certain symptoms of disease such as nerve pain and other inflammatory conditions.
Yi Zhi Ren also works well for all allergic reactions that result in inflammation and thus disease. Plus it’s a good diuretic, lowers blood pressure, and works well as a good anti-fungal and antibiotic agent.
Plus Yi Zhi Ren or Chinese Ginger is a powerful antioxidant containing compounds such as kaempferol and quercetin that boost the immune system and thus protect the cardiovascular system from heart attacks, prevents strokes, cancer and diabetes. At the same time Yi Zhi Ren soothes the GI tract and works well for motion sickness, gas, nausea, upset stomachs, protects against gastric ulcers and GI distress.
And new research shows that Yi Zhi Ren may prevent dementia. And it also contains lots of Vitamin C and A that are great immune boosters and prevent disease and it also helps with arthritis and other types of inflammatory diseases. Plus Yi Zhi Ren lowers cholesterol and triglycerides, and it works well for treating skin problems such as sores, scabies, and skin ulcers, and can be used for earaches too.
You can buy Yi Zhi Ren at Asian Markets, or you can order it on-line… or ask for it at your local health food store.
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