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Can eating ginger help control my blood sugar levels?

Some research suggests that ginger, a relative of turmeric, can help control blood sugar. It's known for its anti-inflammatory properties -- a powerful benefit, since inflammation increases the risk of coronary heart disease, the leading cause of death among people with diabetes.

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