Absolute Organix Organic Cinnamon Vegecaps
Ingredients: Powdered cinnamon (cinnamomum zeylanicum, not from cassia), cellulose capsule
One capsule contains approx. 300 mg of cinnamon
Warning: Not recommended for children or pregnant/ nursing woman. Consult with your healthcare professional before taking this product if you are under medical supervision and/ or taking any prescription medication.
This product has not been evaluated by the MCC. It is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.
More about Cinnamon
Cinnamon has powerful medicinal properties, it’s tasty and full of antioxidants that aid against inflammation in addition to being antibacterial, anti-microbial, anti-fungal, anti-diabetic and immune boosting. The bark contains several compounds including cinnamaldehyde, cinnamic acid, and cinnamate, which all have significant benefits for health and well-being.
Cinnamon has been used for centuries by the ancient Egyptians and Chinese, the Egyptians using it as part of their mummification process and given as a sign of devotion to Gods or kings.
Ayuverdic and Chinese medicine still revere cinnamon for its anti-viral and healing properties, using the spice for a range of ailments, including fighting colds and flu, reducing pain, inflammation and alleviating allergy symptoms. Further to assisting with digestive issues, cinnamon is said to aid against bloating and flatulence.
With antibacterial and anti-microbial properties, cinnamon can reduce the growth of bacteria and help prevent tooth decay as well as reduce bad breath. High levels of antioxidants in cinnamon fight free radicals making it a great anti-ageing spice that boosts the body’s ability to fight off disease.
Cinnamon can be used as prevention against metabolic syndromes like Type 2 Diabetes, it improves insulin resistance and lowers blood sugar levels further to having anti-fungal properties that reduce candida levels in the body.
It may be able to prevent heart attacks as it reduces LDL and Triglyceride levels while maintaining HDL levels and improves blood pressure thus aiding in the body’s ability to repair itself by increasing blood circulation.
Beneficial for brain health, studies have shown that cinnamon may have salubrious effects on neurodegenerative diseases like Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s disease as well as reducing ADHD symptoms in children.
Take half a teaspoon of cinnamon every day to aid digestion, boost immunity and lower blood sugar levels.