Back in those days, if a coach wants their horses more eager or agile, they stuck a piece of ginger in the back of the horse. Ginger, which contains, a chemical closely related to capsaicin (found in pepper), has the ability to remove heat, so that the horse seemed to awaken something spicy paste.

Currently, the practice is seen as cruel and banned in competitions, but the properties of ginger to wake the horse also has to do with the ability to spice up your sex life.

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Over the centuries, ginger has been used to sex drive and even mentioned in the famous sex manual: Kama Sutra, as a powerful stimulant that may be able to increase performance, improve erection and prevent premature ejaculation. Also associated with female sex drive, and help to improve libido and increase sensation. Of course, all this comes from eating ginger root.

The heat of the ginger was also said to mimic the body heat produced during sexual stimulation to help trigger some sort of placebo effect on the body, getting people to experience sexual stimulation.

Studies in laboratory animals (which were fed ginger) show that ginger can help increase blood flow especially to the genital area, which can help erections and sexual desire. Further clinical studies showed ginger increased testosterone. Testosterone is an important hormone that helps keep the libido and sex drive of a man.

So in addition to the driver of a horse and complement your sushi, ginger also proven to help spice up your sex life. Can help increase blood flow to the genitals and increase the libido by increasing testosterone levels.