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Is it true that cinnamon can help with diabetes?
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Dr. Vasu Brown
Wound care
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In brief: Yes
Result of a study demonstrated that intake of 1, 3, or 6 g of cinnamon per day reduces serum glucose, triglyceride, LDL cholesterol, and total cholesterol in people with type 2 diabetes and suggest that the inclusion of cinnamon in the diet of people with type 2 diabetes will reduce risk factors associated with diabetes and cardiovascular diseases.
Study published 2003 american diabetic associatn.

In brief: Yes
Result of a study demonstrated that intake of 1, 3, or 6 g of cinnamon per day reduces serum glucose, triglyceride, LDL cholesterol, and total cholesterol in people with type 2 diabetes and suggest that the inclusion of cinnamon in the diet of people with type 2 diabetes will reduce risk factors associated with diabetes and cardiovascular diseases.
Study published 2003 american diabetic associatn.
Dr. Vasu Brown
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Dr. Louis Krenn
Family Medicine
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In brief: No
Several studies have been done in regards to cinnamon and control of diabetes and currently there is no definitive answer.

In brief: No
Several studies have been done in regards to cinnamon and control of diabetes and currently there is no definitive answer.
Dr. Louis Krenn
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Dr. Ralph Morgan Lewis
Studies have produced mixed results. Part of problem is most "cinnamon" used here is really cassia. True cinnamon studies are needed for more definitive answers.
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