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Cinnamon may help fight obesity: Study

Cinnamon may help fight obesity: Study

Scientists had previously observed that cinnamaldehyde, an essential oil that gives cinnamon its flavour, appeared to protect mice against obesity and hyperglycemia or abnormally high blood glucose level.

Nov 22, 2017, 15:03 PM IST
Cinnamon: The super spice that could potentially halt the build-up of belly flab!

Cinnamon: The super spice that could potentially halt the build-up of belly flab!

The results of the experiments conducted in the study showed that the spice slowed down the fat-storing process and reduced the risk of heart disease.

Aug 28, 2017, 20:17 PM IST
Cinnamon good for heart health, reduces disease risk

Cinnamon good for heart health, reduces disease risk

Scientists have found that cinnamon may reduce the effects of a high-fat diet and risk of cardiovascular damage by slowing the fat storing process in the body.

May 07, 2017, 15:39 PM IST
Winter drinks: Five amazing heart-healthy hot beverages for cold weather

Winter drinks: Five amazing heart-healthy hot beverages for cold weather

Here's a list of comforting hot drinks that will not only keep you warm, but can also improve your health, particularly your skin and heart.

Dec 12, 2016, 11:53 AM IST
Try these natural home remedies to treat cold!

Try these natural home remedies to treat cold!

Cold is the most common viral infections which we all have suffered frequently.

Nov 28, 2016, 00:12 AM IST

Cinnamon helps to cool stomach

The research published in the journal Scientific Reports said that the investigators used pigs for the study and found that cinnamon maintained the integrity of the stomach wall.

Sep 28, 2016, 16:32 PM IST

Suffering from severe headache? Try these natural remedies!

Do you often feel that pounding in your head? That pounding is nothing but headache. It has become very common and usually happens because of dehydration, tension, stress or a hangover. 

Sep 13, 2016, 23:26 PM IST

Peppermint oil and cinnamon could heal chronic wounds

Scientists have found a way to package antimicrobial compounds from peppermint and cinnamon in tiny capsules that can kill colonies of bacteria on chronic wounds and actively promote healing.

Jul 10, 2015, 18:19 PM IST

Peppermint oil and cinnamon heal wounds

Scientists have found a way to package antimicrobial compounds from peppermint and cinnamon in tiny capsules that can both kill bacteria on chronic wounds and actively promote healing.

Jul 10, 2015, 13:44 PM IST

Cinnamon may hold key to beat colorectal cancer

Cinnamon may do more than add flavour to your food, as a new study has claimed the a component found in the spice is a potent inhibitor of colorectal cancer.

Jun 16, 2015, 11:14 AM IST

Seven medicinal herbs you can grow at home!

Seven medicinal herbs you can grow at home!

Mar 19, 2015, 21:05 PM IST

Cinnamon can prevent food poisoning

Cinnamon can not only tickle your taste buds, the ancient cooking spice is also an effective anti-bacterial agent and can help prevent some of the most serious food-borne illnesses caused by pathogenic bacteria, says a study.

Jul 19, 2014, 15:53 PM IST

Cinnamon may halt progression of Parkinson`s disease

The popular spice cinnamon can slow down the progression of Parkinson`s disease, a study shows.

Jul 10, 2014, 11:52 AM IST

Recipe: Modur Pulao

Try this delicious pulao.

Mar 03, 2014, 09:48 AM IST

Recipe: Banana Chutney

Check this unique and tasty chutney.

Feb 21, 2014, 09:03 AM IST

Cinnamon may help diabetics

Cinnamon, a common kitchen spice, may improve blood sugar levels for patients with type 2 diabetes, new research has found.

Sep 10, 2013, 21:13 PM IST

Cinnamon compounds show promise against Alzheimer`s

Cinnamon might hold the key to delaying the onset of-or warding off-the effects of Alzheimer`s disease, according to scientists at UC Santa Barbara.

May 24, 2013, 14:33 PM IST

Cinnamon-flavoured foods, beverages may cause liver damage

Scientists have found that many kinds of cinnamon, cinnamon-flavoured foods, beverages and food supplements contain high levels of a natural substance that may cause liver damage in some sensitive people.

May 09, 2013, 12:51 PM IST

Indian chef’s `spicy curry` can beat bugs

An Indian chef has created an immune-boosting curry that she claims can ward off illness.

Sep 10, 2012, 12:45 PM IST

Mainpuri tobacco causing cancer?

`Mainpuri tambakoo`, as the product is called, contains betel nut, camphor, tobacco as its major ingredients.

Jan 28, 2012, 15:32 PM IST