Can Ginseng Really Cure My Cold?
Science weighs in on ginseng and colds
You’ve got a cold — that dreaded combo of stuffiness, sneezing, a sore throat, and a cough. There are worse things, sure, but your world isn’t slowing down, so you can’t either. If you’re looking to be back on your feet fast, you might want to give ginseng a try.
Ginseng has been used in traditional Chinese medicine as a natural-derived energy booster for ages, but recent studies have shown a small positive correlation between lessened cold duration and ginseng intake. Want to know more about this wonder herb? Here’s everything you need to know about fighting a cold with ginseng.