Ginger — Spice Up My Life

King Mithridates of Pontus, back in the first century B.C.E. created an amazing universal antidote that he drank daily to protect him against all poisons. Ginger was one of the spices that featured in his Mithridaticum, which, naturally, he tested on condemned prisoners first. He must have been successful because, when he wanted to end […]

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