panax ginseng :
- n Chinese herb with palmately compound leaves and small greenish flowers and forked aromatic roots believed to have medicinal powers
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- Study: Ginseng Extract Could Help Fight Off the Flu
Ginseng, the root of the plant Panax ginseng , is one of the most commonly used herbal medicines and is often sold as an over-the-counter remedy for fatigue. Although it has been used by humans for thousands of years, more recent research has begun to investigate therapeutic and pharmacological uses including anti-allergy and anti-inflammatory properties . It is also known to act on the immune ...
April 25, 2014 - Mashable