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May 20, 2013 12:25 PM by Michael Handler; KSBY News

Ginger could help fight asthma

Researchers are finding new treatments for Asthma by looking in their pantry.

Experts at Columbia University tested purified ginger on airway muscle samples. They combined the ginger with common asthma medications and saw what happened when it was used on muscles that were constricted.

The samples that were exposed to ginger relaxed more than those not treated with ginger.

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