There are many benefits to using honey and cinnamon for health purposes that we are aware of, but there are even more that we are unaware of as well. From pimples to cancer, a mixture of honey and cinnamon is a natural medicinal substance that can and should be used for preventative measures on a daily basis. The combination of honey and cinnamon is commonly used throughout the world as a source of natural medicine, but here in the United States we tend to forget what God put on this earth for us to use as we lean towards the dependency of human manufactured pharmaceuticals.
In today's studies of health and science, it is now known that in the right dose, honey is harmless to diabetics, so these remedies can be used by anyone above the age of two years old. For children under two, it is believed that the active enzymes in the honey may be dangerous as their systems are still adjusting to the world outside of the womb.
The following are only some of the remedies found with the use of a honey and cinnamon mixture. To know that something with such a sweet and fragrant taste can actually be good for you and recommended to be used on a daily basis seems out of the ordinary as it always seems that what is good for us is usually very unpleasant one way or another.
It has been proven in a study conducted at the Copenhagen University that by drinking a concoction of warm water, a half teaspoon of cinnamon and a tablespoon of honey twice each day (one in the morning and one in the evening), within one to four weeks, the painful symptoms of arthritis will fade away and one who has suffered even from the most severe gout will experience relief.
In South America it is common knowledge that by mixing the same concoction, of honey and cinnamon in warm water, as the arthritis remedy, but instead of drinking it down, gargle with it and your breath will be sweet and fresh all day long.
If you have ever suffered from a bladder infection, then you know the horrific discomfort it can cause. Not quite as tasty as the first two remedies, mix two tablespoons of cinnamon with one teaspoon of honey and mix it in warm water. This has been proven to destroy the harmful germs in the bladder that can cause infection.
Yes, cancer! When suffering with such an ill-fated, life threatening illness, one must try what they can to fight such a killer off. Recent research in Japan and Australia has revealed that advanced cancer of the stomach and bones have been cured successfully. Patients suffering from these kinds of cancer should daily take one tablespoon of honey with one teaspoon of cinnamon powder for one month three times a day. If it works for one, it just may work for everyone who suffers from these conditions.
Honey and cinnamon will not harm other remedies in use.
By mixing two tablespoons of honey with three teaspoons of cinnamon in sixteen ounces of water one can reduce their cholesterol level by 10% in just two hours. If taken three times each day, even chronic cholesterol will become a problem of the past. Honey alone has been known to cut cholesterol levels down, however, with the use of cinnamon added, it is a virtual guaranteed remedy.
We seem to spend lifetimes in search of a cure for the common cold. As a child, my mother would give us a concoction of honey and lemon to sooth a sore throat and cure a cough. When suffering from a typical or even a severe cold, mix one tablespoon of warm honey with one quarter teaspoon cinnamon. Take this each morning or evening for three days and you will be back to yourself and ready to face life again. This remedy will clear the sinuses and seem as if you have just found the "cure".
We all know that dreaded afternoon lull when our sugar levels drop and we feel a nap is the only solution to re-energizing our systems. Sugar will bring you down even if at first it gives you a jolt of energy, soon after you will crash and feel completely lethargic. Honey is the contrary. Bee pollen alone is an energy booster, but a spoon of honey with a sprinkle of cinnamon in a warm cup of water will re-vitalize the system and even go as far as to clarify your thought process.
GAS, UPSET STOMACH, AND INDIGESTION
Yep, gas! Studied in India and Japan, mixing a paste of honey and cinnamon will relieve stomach gas. Just mix one tablespoon honey with one teaspoon cinnamon and take it as it is. This will give comfort to an upset stomach, gas, and it will also clear the digestion tract. For indigestion, this remedy works best after eating a heavy meal.
Another use for the above "paste" recipe is to spread it on a piece of toast each morning and evening. This can assist in decreasing hearing loss.
Along with the hearing loss remedy, this will also clear the arteries of cholesterol and decrease the chance of heart attack by leaps. For those who have already experienced serious heart problems, this will also reduce the risk of future episodes.
Daily use of honey and cinnamon powder strengthens the immune system and protects the body from bacterial and viral attacks. Scientists have found that Honey has various vitamins and iron in large amounts. Constant use of Honey strengthens the white blood corpuscles to fight bacterial and viral diseases.
In Spain, a scientist revealed that honey contains a natural ingredient that will kill the germ that causes influenza and in turn relieve a person from the onset of the flu.
Boil three cups of water with four tablespoons honey and one tablespoon cinnamon to make a "honey tea". Drink one quarter cup three to four times each day and your skin will soften and become more elastic while your physical abilities will increase as if years have been taken off.
To remove pimples from the root and create a soft, clear skin, make a paste of three tablespoons honey and one teaspoon cinnamon. Dab the paste on the pimples before bed and wash off in the morning. Within three weeks you will notice the pimples are gone and your face looks as smooth and clear as a super model.
Using the pimple remedy, applying the paste to your skin where you suffer from eczema, ringworm, and other types of skin irritations, you will notice the change almost within twenty four hours.
By drinking a honey/cinnamon "tea" of warm water, one tablespoon honey, and one teaspoon cinnamon one half hour before eating breakfast and just before bed time, you will notice a change in your weight as well as your appetite. Even a severely obese person who follows this simple recipe will notice a change within a week or two.
The many, many remedies of honey and cinnamon. Not to be replaced with doctors' orders or other treatments you may be going through, the best part about this natural cure for so many ailments is that it will not harm you if you are using medications or going through other treatments such as chemotherapy or dialysis. Honey is an immune building substance with natural bacteria that will help fight off the negative activities within your body. It has been proven by many that these remedies work, but you can only know for sure if you try it.