It improves the body's response to insulin, which promotes healthy blood sugar levels. Prevents inflammation, especially in the brain tissue and helps cope with pain in general. It cleans digestion related infections, improves metabolism and helps treat yeast infections. It can also aid weight loss by metabolizing sugars and suppressing your cravings.
Modern research indicates that cinnamon may have some very beneficial properties. According to the U.S. National Library of Medicine, Cinnamon is used to help treat muscle spasms, vomiting, diarrhea, infections, the common cold, loss of appetite, and erectile dysfunction (ED).The use of cinnamon for medicinal reasons is becoming an increasingly popular natural health practice for several reasons
Medicinal Benefits of Cinnamon:
Lowering Blood Sugar:
Individuals that have difficulty with their blood sugar levels, particularly diabetics, have used cinnamon because it helps the body respond to insulin more effectively, which encourages healthy blood sugar levels.
Studies have found that the cinnamon actually helped prevent inflammation in brain tissue. This secures a longer and healthier life for your brain.
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Cinnamon uses the antibacterial properties to help infected digestive tracts and promote the healthy breakdown of food. It also has been shown to ease symptoms of bloating, prevent nausea, help digest dairy, and treat diarrhoea.
Treating Yeast Infections:
Treating yeast infections is one of the most effective medical benefits that comes from cinnamon. Trials have shown that it had the ability to prevent the infection from developing even when it became resistant to medication.
Cinnamon can also help you achieve your goals with weight loss (cinnamon is also one of the ingredients in my weight loss drink). It increases the circulation of blood, which leads to a faster metabolic rate. It also keeps hunger at bay by metabolizing sugars and suppressing cravings.
Cinnamon can effectively keep away prostaglandins, which are receptors that make your neurons more sensitive to pain. The large amount of manganese also helps encourage bone health and prevent pain brought on by arthritis.
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