Myth: Cinnamon will cure diabetes.
Truth: While there is no "cure" for diabetes, cinnamon can help some people with diabetes lower their average blood sugar levels.
The proven standard of care for people with diabetes includes lifestyle changes for physical activity, diet modification to help control blood sugar levels, and working with a doctor for the appropriate medication.
Research has shown that eating foods with cinnamon may be helpful to people with type 2 diabetes. (Source)
Extend Nutrition snacks contain real cinnamon.
Enjoy the fresh taste and health benefits of real cinnamon in 2 of our most popular snacks...
Like all our products, these snacks contain the key ingredient of uncooked cornstarch, a low-glycemic carbohydrate that metabolizes slowly and helps to control blood sugar for longer than anything else on the market.
*Type 1 diabetes requires insulin; type 2 diabetes may require oral medications or insulin therapy. Always consult a doctor.
(Source) Wiley Online Library http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1592/phco.27.4.595/abstract
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