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Supplement Research Update by Ray Sahelian, M.D.

Arginine supplementation and blood pressure lowering

Doctors at the University of Medical Science in Poznan, Poland randomized patients with high blood pressure to either L-arginine (2 or 4 g three times daily or placebo. Blood pressure (both systolic and diastolic) showed significant lowering after 4 weeks of L-arginine supplementation only in the subgroup of patients treated...

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Cinnamon lowers blood sugar levels

   The purpose of this study was to determine whether cinnamon can lower HbA1c (a long term marker in the blood for blood sugar levels) in patients with type 2 diabetes. The randomized, controlled trial included 109 pediatric, adult and geriatric patients with type 2 diabetes. The patients were randomly...

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