Now the power of ginkgo can help prevent heart disease, improve blood circulation, reduce the risk of stroke, treatment for asthma and Alzheimer's disease. Studies found that 1 in 7 persons over the age of 65 will likely develop a form of dementia. The cases of dementia is accelerating at a rapid rate. Ginkgo have been thought to treat memory loss. But a Ginkgo Evaluation of Memory Study (GEM) found that not to be so true. The study included 3000 adults who had been taking the ginkgo herb for about six years. There were no significant inprovement in their declincing memory.
The benefits of ginkgo doesn't end with treatment of dementia and Alzheimer's disease. Ginkgo is believed to effective in enhancing blood circulation, improve depression, treating macular degeneration and sexual dysfunction. It also is thought to help headaches and ringing in the ear. As researchers continue to study the benefits of ginkgo there will be more breakthroughs to come.
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