7 Spices That Could Extend Your Life

Super healing powers are hiding out in your spice cabinet.

By Leah Zerbe



Superfood effects: German researchers found that cinnamon can lower blood sugar by 10 percent in type 2 diabetics. Cinnamon compounds trigger insulin receptors for more favorable blood-sugar levels.

Use it: Sprinkle the sweet spice on organic oatmeal or add a dash to your morning coffee instead of sugar for better blood-sugar control.

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