They said so. So it must be true.

Cinnamon stixIs it just me, or has there been a recent uptick in the “we can totally cure your diabetes with this natural remedy” lately? I swear in the last few weeks I’ve had someone tell me that:
What’s more shocking than these statements are the folks behind them who honestly. Think. They. Are. True. Arguing with these people leads nowhere, because when you can blame a conspiracy for everything, then science has no meaning. It’s an “alternative facts” type of stance. No matter what peer-reviewed article you bring up, or which de-bunk you present to them, they fire back with “well that’s just what THEY want you to think.”
BTW, the fastest way to lose me in an argument is to start off any statement with “they say…” As in “they say gargling with fish oil cleans out toxins.” Who says? Who are they? What toxins? WHERE IS YOUR INFORMATION FROM? If you ain’t sourcing things for me, I ain’t listening.
Oh but 2 tablespoons of cinnamon a day will totally cure your ‘betes. That’s what they say, anyways. 🙂

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WHAT! Cinnamon will not cure my T2? (JK)

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