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Why Asians Swear By Ginseng’s Medicinal Properties

I never did like the bitterness of it though.

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The root of the ginseng plant has been used extensively in Asian medicine for thousands of years. In fact, the Goryeo dynasty (which is where we get the name “Korea”) used it for skincare purposes. Even the stereotypically Asian movie Crazy Rich Asians depicted an Asian person drinking ginseng tea for…

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Dr Joel Yong, PhD

Dr Joel Yong, PhD

Crafting strategies for optimising the biochemical pathways in the human body. Learn more at https://thethinkingscientist.substack.com.