Veracity, D. (2007, January 25). Studies show reishi mushroom benefit people stricken with a variety of ailments, from high blood pressure to AIDS. Natural News. Retrieved from http://www.naturalnews.com/
Hypertension, cardiovascular disease, asthenia-type syndromes, allergies, anti-viral, anti-bacterial, antioxidant, stress, memory and concentration, muscle aches, arthritis, cancer etc. Mentioned above are only some, out of an extensive list, of ailments in which Reishi can help prevent and relief. Reishi may sound like a cure-all and is almost too good to be true. However, this exotic mushroom has truly withstood the test of time. In the East, Reishi has been a traditional equilibrium-enhancing remedy used to help nourish the heart, pacify the spirit, and revitalize the body. In the West, extensive research has proven many of Reishi’s medicinal application. Polysaccharide, canthaxanthin, sterols, ganoderic acids, coumarin, mannitol, lanostan, hydrocortisone, and glucan are only a few of the identified active constituents that contribute to the role of how Reishi can maintain the body’s equilibrium while experiencing physical, emotional, and energetic threats. Many others have yet to be isolated.
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“According to the Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York, prior studies found that Reishi increases immune-boosting T-cells in patients suffering from advanced cancer.”
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“Most mushrooms contain a substance that stimulates the immune system. Mushrooms are often used in natural therapy to help fight off illness. Some mushrooms (shitake, enoki and reishi varieties) also have anti-cancer effects.”
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China Consumer’s Association is announcing a warning to the public that reishi spore oil does not have any medical effect and has nothing to do with cancer treatments. The content of the warning says that some companies had been over advertising the medical effects of reishi spore oil. This kind of activity is illegal and against regulations and has been misleading to consumers.
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“…Ganoderma lucidum, which has been used in traditional Chinese medicine to treat a variety of ailments. Its active components are polysaccharides, which stimulate the immune system, and triterpenes, which help suppress the spread of cancer cells. Researchers are investigating the mushroom’s potential for preventing and treating breast, prostate, bladder, and other types of cancers.”
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Thulasi G. Pillai and K. K. Janardhanan – Amala Cancer Research Centre, Thrissur 680 555, India
Veena P. Salvi, Dharmendra Kumar Maurya, and Cherupally Krishnan Krishnan Nair – Radiation Biology and Health Sciences Division, Bhabha Atomic Research Centre, Mumbai 400 085, India
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1 What are the active ingredients?
2. Are there any side-effects?
3. Can I take Reishi with my other medications?
4. How soon can one see the results of taking Reishi?
5. Is Reishi good for all age groups?
6. What are the directions to take Reishi?
7. Which Reishi product is right for me?
8. What are the different types of cultivation for red Reishi?
9. What is the difference between black Reishi and red Reishi?
10. Should Reishi be taken only when one is ill?
11. In addition to using red Reishi products, how can I improve my health?
12. How is Reishi Essence extract different from Reishi it its raw form?
13. How is Reishi different from other mushrooms?
14. Where does Reishi come from?
15. What are all the benefits of Reishi?
Introduction to Reishi
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