'Mother Earth News even asserted:
"Ounce for ounce, horseradish contains more medicinally active compounds than most other spices.
And they are very active — they can clear congestion, thin mucous, reduce inflammation, squelch cell-damaging oxidants, fight bacteria and viruses, relax muscles, stimulate the immune system — and even battle cancer. That makes the humble horseradish one special spice." '