Winter is here, along with it chances of increased pain in the joints, especially in elders have increased. Arthritis is a condition that refers to joint pain or joint disease that means it is an inflammation of the joints and can affect one or more joints in the body. The symptoms of this condition is mostly seen in people aged 60-65 years; above which, cold weather adds to the excessive pain, stiffness and swelling the joints. While there is no permanent cure for arthritis, many health experts have pronounced ginger a prolific ingredient for treating this condition. Inflammation, which is one of the symptoms of arthritis, can actually be lowered by ginger.