Individuals looking to lower blood sugar levels should ingest one to six grams of cassia cinnamon daily for at least 40 days, reports WebMD. Caution should be exercised when using a cinnamon supplement with other diabete... More » Health Nutrition & Diets

As of 2015, research is inconclusive about the medical benefits of taking cinnamon, according to WebMD. Some studies show it may reduce inflammation and cholesterol, fight bacteria and contain antioxidant properties. Cas... More » Food Food Facts Herbs & Spices

Consumers may purchase cinnamon pills at pharmacies and health food shops, and dosage recommendations vary from 1 to 2 grams daily, according to Healthline. Cinnamon is often added to food, but the amounts are usually no... More » Health Nutrition & Diets

Cassia cinnamon can be used to lower blood sugar levels in diabetics, reports WebMD. In addition to lowering blood sugar, some studies have found cinnamon to have positive effects on blood cholesterol levels as well. More » Health Nutrition & Diets

One study shows that cinnamon may be effective in lowering the blood pressure of people with diabetes but other studies are inconclusive, while research shows honey is effective in wound care and possibly suppresses coug... More » Health Nutrition & Diets

Several natural supplements, including chromium, ginseng, and cinnamon can be used to treat diabetes, reports WebMD. As of 2015, significant scientific evidence has not been found supporting the long term use of these na... More » Health Nutrition & Diets

While cinnamon is not recommended by the American Diabetes Association for the treatment of diabetes, studies have linked cinnamon supplementation with lowered blood sugar levels, reports WebMD. One study found cinnamon ... More »