In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- They have bought a lot of ginseng and other tonics to boost his nutrition intake.
- For this reason ginseng has been called the ‘king of tonic medicine’ in the Orient and a panacea in the West.
- Read on to learn more about ginseng's amazing healing properties.
- Two species of ginseng have shown promise in managing diabetes.
- American ginseng may possess effects similar to Asian ginseng.
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