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3,000 years after Chinese Medicine documented it, CNN suddenly discovers cinnamon is highly medicinal
(Natural News) CNN has just announced some news that wouldn’t come as a surprise to people living in China 3,000 years ago: cinnamon is a highly medicinal spice. The ancient Chinese used cinnamon as a botanical medicine for conditions like epilepsy. According to Naturalpedia, its most important nutrients are found in its essential oils. It... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - August 30, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Cinnamon: Pantry staple -- and medical powerhouse
Research on the health benefits of cinnamon may soon prove that its a nutritional powerhouse, potentially helping with everything from diabetes to heart disease. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - August 24, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Cinnamon's incredible benefits
Research on the health benefits of cinnamon may soon prove that its a nutritional powerhouse, potentially helping with everything from diabetes to heart disease. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - August 24, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Can you really use honey and cinnamon for weight loss?
Honey and cinnamon are often touted as natural weight loss solutions. How effective are they and what evidence is there to support their use? (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - July 25, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nutrition / Diet Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Ceylon cinnamon: Health benefits, uses, and more
Cinnamon is a widely-used spice in cooking, but Ceylon cinnamon may also help protect against diabetes, Alzheimer's disease, and other conditions. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - July 12, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nutrition / Diet Source Type: news

Medical News Today: The benefits and side effects of cinnamon powder
Not only is cinnamon delicious, but adding it to your diet might be beneficial to your health. In this article, learn about the benefits and risks. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - July 12, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Complementary Medicine / Alternative Medicine Source Type: news

Kabir ’s Bakery issues allergy alert on undeclared milk in “Kabir’s Bakery Cinnamon Twist” and “Kabir’s Bakery Cinnamon Raisin Danish” in four ounce plastic packages, all container codes.
Kabir ’s Bakery of Brooklyn, NY is recalling “Kabir’s Bakery Cinnamon Twist“ and “Kabir’s Bakery Cinnamon Raisin Danish” in four ounce plastic packages, all container codes, due to the presence of undeclared milk. Consumers who are allergic to milk run the risk of serious life threatening a llergic reactions if they consume this product (Source: Food and Drug Administration)
Source: Food and Drug Administration - June 19, 2017 Category: Food Science Source Type: news

10 Surprising health benefits of cinnamon
(Natural News) Cinnamon is more than just that thing you sprinkle on toast or on top of a holiday drink. The spice, is typically used in baked goods and pastries, mostly because it smells really good — but its benefits go far beyond its scent. Cinnamon, whether in stick or powder form, comes from the inner bark of... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - June 4, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Schnucks Bakery Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Walnuts in Cinnamon Pudding Half Cakes and Cake Slices
Cinnamon Pudding Half Cakes and Cake Slices (Source: Food and Drug Administration)
Source: Food and Drug Administration - June 2, 2017 Category: Food Science Source Type: news

Cinnamon may reverse a high-fat diet says study
Cinnamon may reverse a high-fat diet by slowing the fat-storing process and lessening the risk of heart damage. The spice is also linked to lowering blood sugar levels. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 9, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Cinnamon may reduce the harms of a high-fat diet
Researchers found that rats fed cinnamon were less likely to endure the damaging effects of a high-fat diet, such as weight gain and increased belly fat. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 7, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nutrition / Diet Source Type: news

Cinnamon may lessen damage of high-fat diet in rats
Cinnamon may lessen the risk of cardiovascular damage of a high-fat diet by activating the body's antioxidant and anti-inflammatory systems and slowing the fat-storing process, according to a preliminary animal study. (Source: ScienceDaily Headlines)
Source: ScienceDaily Headlines - May 6, 2017 Category: Science Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Cinnamon and diabetes: Effect on blood sugar and overall health
In this article learn about cinnamon and if it affects blood sugar. What are the tips for using cinnamon and might it interact with other drugs and herbs? (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - April 28, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes Source Type: news

Making Mayo's Recipes: Overnight orange cinnamon baked French toast
Prepare the night before, for a tasty morning breakfast. You can serve this dish with a sprinkle of powdered sugar or fresh fruit compote. Each Thursday one of the 100+ tasty video recipes from the?Mayo Clinic Healthy Living Program?is?featured on the Mayo Clinic News Network, just in time for you to try at the weekend. [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - April 6, 2017 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

From cinnamon to ginger: The best spices for a healthier body
SPRING clean your body with seven spicy essentials. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - February 26, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Can honey and cinnamon help treat acne?
Can a honey and cinnamon face mask help relieve the symptoms of acne? Learn about the possible benefits for the skin along with research into this remedy. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - February 16, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Source Type: news

35 Tweets That Sum Up Valentine's Day For Parents
Like so many things, the Valentine’s Day experience tends to change after having kids. Between the failed attempts to sneak some grown-up alone time and the pressure to make Pinterest-worthy valentines for every single one of your kids’ classmates, it’s hard to feel the romance around February 14. But, at least you can laugh about it! We scoured Twitter and found some hilarious tweets about Valentine’s Day from moms and dads in the throes of parenting chaos. I bring my kids to a romantic restaurant on Valentine's day as a birth control reminder to the other couples.— Marlebean (@Marlebean...
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - February 13, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Malaria mosquitoes sensitive to horseradish
Researchers have taken an important step on the road to understanding the underlying mechanism of how and why animals can feel pain in connection with cold or heat. However, according to the study, temperature is just one triggering factor -- horseradish, mustard, cinnamon and wasabi have a similar effect. (Source: ScienceDaily Headlines)
Source: ScienceDaily Headlines - February 9, 2017 Category: Science Source Type: news

We Tried To Chew As Much Gum As Sean Spicer Does. Here's What Happened.
Sean Spicer really has a thing for gum. The new White House press secretary has been chewed out this week for his excessive habit, as detailed in a resurfaced August profile by The Washington Post. In the profile, Spicer claims he chews and swallows two and a half packs of Orbit cinnamon gum before noon each day. Spicer said he talked to his doctor about the habit, and “he said it’s fine.” But two and a half packs before lunch, really? We had our doubts. So we tried it. 7:17 a.m. I make an early-morning stop at a gas station for three packs of gum, Spicer-style. Cinnamon Orbit is nowhere in...
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - January 25, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Dangers of Sean Spicer chewing 2.5 packs of gum by noon
The new White House press secretary is so hooked on Orbit cinnamon sticks that he tears through two-and-a-half packs by noon. But doctors warn this could cause a host of bone and bowel problems. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - January 25, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Let's Unwrap The Mystery Of How Lactaid Works
We often eat our daily meals without even realizing all the things we don’t know about our food. Like the fact that cinnamon comes from the bark of a tree. Or that saffron is the stigma of an orchid. Our recent eggnog taste test made us wonder about another interesting food ― Lactaid, which surprisingly won the taste test. How on earth does Lactaid work, anyway? We’ve seen Lactaid milk at the supermarket for years, but what in the world is it, actually? Is it even real milk? If you realize you have that same question, you have come to the right place. We have answers. Most milk sensitivities are a r...
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - January 12, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Making Mayo's Recipes: Banana pecan compote
Serve this flavorful banana topping on pancakes or waffles, or pair with your favorite low-fat yogurt. This sauce is a delicious combination of bananas, orange juice, vanilla, cinnamon and chopped pecans.?To add texture, after orange juice reduces add 1 tablespoon of butter and cook until melted. Each Thursday one of the 100+ tasty video recipes [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - January 11, 2017 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

The Surgeon General's Report on E-Cigarettes: Quitters & Starters
By Dr. Sudip Bose, MD Jan. 7, 2016 -- A report on e-cigarettes released at the end of last year by the US Surgeon General's office shows a number of risks related to the popular product -- particularly regarding young people -- that should make them a lot less popular, but likely won't. The act of "vaping" is often thought of as a safer alternative to smoking, but that's not necessarily the case. Here are the dangers and potential dangers people should be paying attention to related to e-cigarettes: The Debate E-cigs are at the center of one of the most contentious debates in public health. The availability ...
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - January 9, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

15 Healthy Snacks For Work That You Can Keep At Your Desk
For SELF, by Alexa Tucker.Hail to the snack drawer. Having healthy snacks for work on-hand at the office is key for staying fueled and focused when you need it most. Whether you’re in the middle of a big project or you’re chained to your desk with a looming deadline, they’ll help keep your energy up and your blood sugar stable during an afternoon slump, says Brittany Kohn, M.S., R.D. Plus, “if you’re prepared with your own healthy snacks you won’t be tempted by any unhealthy choices available at the office,” she adds. Game, set, match, stale donuts and birthday cake in t...
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - January 6, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

E-cigarettes could damage sperm through toxic chemicals in the flavourings
The latest study by researchers at University College London to raise health concerns about the fashionable devices found cinnamon-flavoured e-cigs in particular make sperm slower swimmers. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - January 6, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Making Mayo's Recipes: Apple cinnamon muffins
These hearty apple cinnamon muffins are made with milled oats, Greek yogurt and flaxseed. They?re the perfect for a make-ahead breakfast. You could even buy whole oats and flaxseeds and mill them at home in a food processor. Each Thursday one of the 100+ tasty video recipes from the?Mayo Clinic Healthy Living Program?is?featured on the [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - January 4, 2017 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

The three-ingredient winter warmer drink that will make you LOSE weight  
There's no need to go without a cosy winter drink this holiday season if you want to lose weight. Just swap your fatty coffees for this easy hot lemon, cinnamon and honey drink. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - December 20, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Stonewall Kitchen Recalls Limited Quantities of Cinnamon Apple, Orange Cranberry and Toasted Coconut Pancake & Waffle Mixes as a Precautionary Measure Because of Possible Health Risk
Stonewall Kitchen of York, Maine is voluntarily recalling limited quantities of Stonewall Kitchen Cinnamon Apple, Orange Cranberry and Toasted Coconut Pancake& Waffle Mixes, after the FDA found traces of Salmonella at the manufacturing facility of the ingredient supplier for the powdered buttermilk used in these products. Although no pathogenic bacteria have been found in the powdered products supplied to Stonewall Kitchen by the ingredient manufacturer, nor in any of the Stonewall Kitchen pancake& waffle mixes themselves, we have decided out of an abundance of caution to recall products produced from the specific ...
Source: Food and Drug Administration - December 9, 2016 Category: Food Science Source Type: news

The Scoop On Finding A Healthy Plant-Based Protein Powder
Conclusion After completing this study, and factoring in the above, of all the plant based proteins I have tried, I would personally choose Nutiva's Plant Protein Superfood 30 Shake in either vanilla or chocolate as my top choice. For me it is obvious since Nutiva is actually certified organic, is at a great affordable price, low in sugars (and not stevia) and has a great taste. Serving suggestion: Add 2 tablespoons of Hempseeds to your shake for an extra 8g of Protein and 1.7g Omega-3.Consider the addition of 1 tablespoon of Nutiva Coconut Manna (ie coconut butter) and water to eliminate the need for buying cartons of al...
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - November 8, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Did you know that cinnamon can boost intelligence?
(NaturalNews) Cinnamon is one of the world's most consumed spices. For thousands of years, it has been prized for its medicinal properties and sweet, warming taste. Aside from sprinkling cinnamon on top of your lattes or adding magic to grandma's apple pie, researchers have found... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - October 29, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Cinnamon Allergy: Symptoms and Treatment
Despite it's popularity, some individuals experience an allergic reaction to cinnamon. Learn more about the symptoms and treatments for this allergy. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 7, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Allergy Source Type: news

10 Of My Favorite Birth Practices Around The World
There is a lot of pressure for births to be a great experience, which can cause many women to feel inadequate. Cord Mama even speaks of the Dangerous Myth of an Ideal Birth: "just like none of our bodies can live up to that elusive standard of the "ideal woman," none of our birth stories will ever be perfect." And I agree with her wholeheartedly- I felt very ashamed for not giving birth without help the first time around. But it was not my fault- she was positioned the wrong way and had to turn, which meant that it was hard for me to give birth to her. It doesn't however discourage me from visualizi...
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - October 5, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Eat cinnamon: Exotic spice has anti-bacterial and anti-inflammatory properties
A SPRINKLE of cinnamon on your food makes your stomach healthier by cooling it down, new research showed. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 4, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Bagels, pretzels and buns: everything you need to know about Nobel physics
Some fairly baffling analogies have been used to explain the work of winners Thouless, Haldane and Kosterlitz. Here ’s the topology behind the pastryBagel, pretzel or cinnamon bun? After announcing theNobel prize in physics on Tuesday morning, Thors Hans Hansson turned to a selection of baked goods to help explain the physics.“The concept of topology may not be familiar to you,” he said at a press conference in Stockholm, brandishing a cinnamon bun, a bagel and a Swedish pretzel. “Now for us these things are different. One is sweet one is salty, they are different shapes. But if you are a topologist...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - October 4, 2016 Category: Science Authors: Hannah Devlin Tags: Nobel prizes Physics Science prizes People in science Source Type: news

What is topology? Nobel member uses cinnamon bun, bagel and pretzel to explain – video
A member of the Nobel committee attempts to explain what topology is using a cinnamon bun, a bagel and a pretzel. The three British scientists who won the Nobel prize for physics used the branch of maths called topology to redefine what was thought possible in materialsBritish trio win Nobel prize in physics 2016 for work on exotic states of matter – liveContinue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - October 4, 2016 Category: Science Authors: Guardian Staff Tags: Nobel prizes Science Science prizes People in science World news Source Type: news

2016 Nobel Prize In Physics Awarded To David Thouless, Duncan Haldane And Michael Kosterlitz
STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - British-born scientists David Thouless, Duncan Haldane and Michael Kosterlitz won the 2016 Nobel Prize for Physics on Tuesday for their studies of unusual states of matter, which may open up new applications in electronics. Their discoveries, using advanced mathematics, had boosted research in condensed matter physics and raised hopes for uses in new generations of electronics and superconductors or future quantum computers, the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences said. “Thanks to their pioneering work, the hunt is now on for new and exotic phases of matter,” the academy said in a statement ...
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - October 4, 2016 Category: Science Source Type: news

The spice of life: Cinnamon cools your stomach
(RMIT University) Cinnamon cooled body temperatures by up to 2 degrees centigrade and improved overall health when tested on pigs. The impact of cinnamon on diet was measured using a smart pill in the pigs' guts. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - October 3, 2016 Category: Global & Universal Source Type: news

The spice of life: Cinnamon cools your stomach
Adding cinnamon to your diet can cool your body by up to two degrees, according to research. And the spice may also contribute to a general improvement in overall health, say authors of a new report. (Source: ScienceDaily Headlines)
Source: ScienceDaily Headlines - September 27, 2016 Category: Science Source Type: news

Turmeric: Nature ’s Miracle Root for Disease
My friends Lelir and Westi in Bali don’t like to go to doctors. Nature is their pharmacy. You see, Lelir is a Balian. That means “herbal healer.” And Westi’s plantation is bursting with healing plants.  But one plant stands out above all the others. Lelir uses it to make a daily immune-boosting elixir as well as an anti-aging facial scrub. Balians use it as an antibiotic and for liver support. They boil it with milk and sugar to treat the common cold and allergies. Rural doctors make it into a paste with lime to ease sore joints. They make drinks to treat fevers and stomach pain. They mix it wi...
Source: Al Sears, MD Natural Remedies - September 20, 2016 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Al Sears Tags: Natural Cures Source Type: news

Add These 6 Superfoods To Your Diet This Fall
Fall is right around the corner and many superfoods will hit their peak season. The autumn harvest brings a wide variety of healthy and delicious produce, from winter squash and sweet potatoes to pears and apples. We also often tend to crave different foods as the seasons turn. Here are some fall favorites to boost your health and your taste buds. Apples Apples are high in fiber and antioxidants while being low in calories. We have lots of varieties to choose from, from sweet to tart. Be sure to eat the skin which contains hearty-healthy flavonoids. As the weather cools off, I recommend a baked apple for dessert. Add ...
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - September 16, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vegan S'mores Bars
By: Kim Capella For vegan s'mores without the camp fire (or the artificial ingredients!), whip up a batch of these sweet and scrumptious dessert bars. In honor of National S'mores Day, why not indulge in these decadent, rich dessert bars? Unbelievably healthy yet so delicious, these vegan s'mores bars are great warm or chilled. They are gluten-free, dairy-free, oil-free, and the contain no refined sugar! For the dark chocolate lovers, these fudgey squares are absolutely for you. At just 150 calories a bar, they are sure to kick any s'mores craving with a quick hit of deep chocolate paired with a hint of cinnamon--and yo...
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - August 16, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Kendrick Farris, The Only Male U.S. Weightlifter In The Olympics, Is Totally Vegan
One might wonder how a competitive weightlifter gets his daily fill of protein. But Kendrick Yahcob Farris isn’t just any weightlifter ― he’s the only U.S. male weightlifter competing in the Rio Olympics, and he’s also been vegan since 2014. So how does he get all the protein he needs to lift as much as 800 pounds? “I just research the foods I’m eating,” he told HuffPost, and “try to be efficient. How much protein is in this avocado?” Cutting the meat out of his diet hasn’t held him back. Farris won the gold medal at the past two Pan American Championships&n...
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - August 10, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Cinnamon may boost brain power, ability to learn
Stephen Feller CHICAGO, July 22 (UPI) -- A daily dose of cinnamon could help struggling students improve their ability to learn, according to recent experiments with mice. (Source: Health News - UPI.com)
Source: Health News - UPI.com - July 22, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Effects of Cinnamon on Learning and Brain Plasticity
Research shows Cinnamon effect on the brain appears to be due mainly to sodium benzoate, a chemical produced as cinnamon is broken down in the body (Source: Disabled World)
Source: Disabled World - July 22, 2016 Category: Disability Tags: Alternative Medicine Source Type: news

Cinnamon may be fragrant medicine for the brain
( Veterans Affairs Research Communications ) A research team with Rush University and the Jesse Brown Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Chicago has found that cinnamon turns poor learners into good ones, at least among mice. The scientists hope the same will hold true for people. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - July 21, 2016 Category: Global & Universal Source Type: news

Eating Plant, Seafood-Based Omega-3s Reduces Heart Attack Risk By Up to 10%, New Study Finds
If you want to help your heart, modifying your diet can go a very long way. According to a recent study that was published in JAMA, ingesting plant and seafood-based omega-3s can reduce your risk of heart attack by as much as 10%. For the study, more than 45,000 participants were analyzed. Researchers examined the various biomarkers of omega-3s while combining through and comparing data from over 19 different studies. It was found that plant-based and seafood-based omega-3s helped reduce the risk of fatal heart attacks by as much as 10%. "What makes this study interesting is the power behind the combined global data...
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - July 19, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Cinnamon: Could this popular spice make us better learners?
A sprinkle of cinnamon on your breakfast could be the difference between being a good learner or a bad learner, mouse study concludes. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - July 17, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nutrition / Diet Source Type: news

Cinnamon is KEY ingredient to improving memory and learning, say scientists
SCIENTISTS have discovered the impressive qualities of cinnamon also stretch to improving memory loss. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 16, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Rush University Medical Center finds eating cinnamon could help slow learners
However, the researchers from the Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, did not find any significant improvement among people already deemed good learners after eating the tasty household spice. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - July 15, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Boost your brain and mood, soothe your tummy, relieve pain and burn fat with 'super SPICES'
A team of nutritionists reveal the five 'super spices', cinnamon, turmeric, ginger, saffron and cayenne pepper, and explain how each can help boost your health and wellbeing. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - July 14, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news