Cinnamon Bark - Other Vernacular Names And Facts
Another name (other vernacular names) :
Interesting Facts and information :
- Cinnamon comes from the bark of the Cinnamon tree.
- The Cinnamon tree can grow up to 60 feet.
- Cinnamon sticks are also called quills.
- The two most popular types of Ceylon and Cassia.
- Cinnamon is high in fiber and Calcium, which helps improve colon health.
- Cinnamon is a powerful Aid in controlling blood sugar.
- Cinnamon also contains other Minerals such as iron and Magnesium.
- Cinnamon compliments both sweet and Salty dishes (and drinks).
- Cinnamon is often used in traditional medicine.
- Cinnamon has many alternative benefits, such as beauty products and the house.
Therapeutic uses :
- Cinnamon bark is used for gastrointestinal (GI) upset, Diarrhea, and gas.
- It is also used for stimulating appetite, infections caused by bacteria and parasitic worms, menstrual cramps, the common Cold, and the flu (influenza).
- Cinnamon bark is applied to the penis for premature ejaculation as part of a multi-ingredient preparation.
- This Cinnamon oil is used in small amounts in toothpaste, soaps, mouthwashes, gargles, lotions, salves, detergents, and other pharmaceutical products and cosmetics.
- Cinnamon bark (in the powdered form) is used as Spicein cooking and as a beverage flavoring agent.