Cinnamon leaves is a holistic herb used as an astringent, appetite stimulant and anti-clotting. The herb also features anti-fungal and anti-infective properties. Cinnamon is also used to treat nausea, vomiting, cold, diarrhea and digestive problems. So in general, cinnamon tea is a good way to bring relief from various stomach ailments. The astringent property which the herb possesses makes it useful in stemming nose bleeds and heavy bleeding associated with menstruation. Daily consumption of cinnamon may lead to lower blood sugar levels in persons with type 1 diabetes by decreasing insulin resistance. Cinnamon is a great spice to add to meals on a regular basis as it not only adds flavor but as we have seen it does contain a number of benefits to our overall health.