10 unexpected sides of cinnamon tea

When you have tasted real cinnamon tea, you will never buy cinnamon tea from the supermarket again. Real cinnamon tea is not only more tasty, it offers medicinal qualities. Using food as medicine doesn’t have to be complicated. Working with cinnamon tea shows that it can be very simple to use the medicinal effects of food types. In this case you have to be able to do one thing only: to make tea.

There are two types of cinnamon!

One species has the name Cinnamomum zeylanicum and the other is called Cinnamomum cassia. On the internet it is often said that there is a healthy and unhealthy type. There are all kinds of conspiracy theories where it is supposed that manufacturers obviously sell the ‘’ wrong ‘’ type of cinnamon. However, both cinnamon varieties offer anti-inflammatory effects and can be used interchangeably. It is advisable not to buy cinnamon powder but cinnamon sticks. The powder looses its medicinal value faster than the sticks.

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Cinnamon, a multifaced plant
Overview of the scientific proven medicinal properties of cinnamon.
ECAM2014-642942.pdf (949.57KB)
Cinnamon, a multifaced plant
Overview of the scientific proven medicinal properties of cinnamon.
ECAM2014-642942.pdf (949.57KB)


Effects oral administration of cinnamon
In this research it is shown that cinnamon helps against metabolic syndrome, a kind of disease that is also named pre-diabetes.
12944_2017_Article_504.pdf (762.99KB)
Effects oral administration of cinnamon
In this research it is shown that cinnamon helps against metabolic syndrome, a kind of disease that is also named pre-diabetes.
12944_2017_Article_504.pdf (762.99KB)