Ginger is known as the herb of passion, as mentioned in the Kama Sutra. Ginger has been used for over 5,000 years as a healing herb in Chinese and Indian medicine, its also one of the most popular cooking spices in the world. Known as the herb of passion, as mentioned in the Kama Sutra. Ginger is known as a warming herb contains Gingerol, a chemical that is related to capsaicin which is found in peppers. The heat generated in the body after taking the herbs is similar to the body heat, produced during sexual arousal and this warming of the body increases sexual stimulation in the brain which is reflected in a high state of sexual arousal. Ginger helps to increase the flow of blood around the body and to the genitals and the herb has the same vacillating properties as Ginkgo Biloba and green tea to dilate the blood vessels so there wider and able to carry more blood. Ginger inhibits the build up of cortisol which can cause weak erections or erectile dysfunction and works to maintain healthy blood pressure and reduces cholesterol which if both are high, can reduce the flow of blood into the penis. Finally, the herb acts as an overall heart and circulatory and immune system tonic.