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No One Is Sure If Ginger Ale Really Helps Stomach Aches

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If every parent knows one thing, it might be this: Give your kid ginger ale when they have a stomach ache. But does it really help? The science on this hot-button topic is in and.... No one really knows. If it works for you, then stick with it. Learn why it might work in the video below.

Does Ginger Ale Really Help With Stomach Aches?

Hmm... maybe.

Why Is Ginger A Palate Cleanser?

Ginger is a powerful little root.

The Causes Of Stomach Aches

Be nice to your tummy.

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