Shiitake (L. edodes)
PHARMACOLOGY: Polysaccharide compounds shown to stimulate the immune system and inhibit/arrest cancerous cell development by stimulating macrophage activity (T-cells and N-killer cells). A Potent anti-viral compounds have proven effective at inhibiting HIV cell replication and T-cell infection. Reduces LDL Cholesterol and moderates blood pressure. Potent liver protective that has proven effective in treating Hepatitis. Inhibits aromatase, the enzyme in the human body that synthesizes estrogen. Aromatase inhibitors have proven helpful in treating breast and ovarian cancer in post-menopausal women since these cancers require estrogen to grow.
Simply add mushroom powder to juice, smoothies, soups or anything else for an effective medicinal dose.
Producer: Healing Spirits Herb Farm and Education Center