lion’s mane mushroom
hedgehog mushroom, yamabushitake, houtou
Lions mane extract capsules are made from Hericium erinaceus fruiting bodies. A nootropic food supplement very popular in traditional Chinese medicine.
One study published in the Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry lists the benefits by stating lion’s mane mushroom is “antibiotic, anticarcinogenic, antidiabetic, anti-fatigue, antihypertensive, anti-hyperlipodemic, anti-senescence (anti-aging), cardioprotective, hepatoprotective, nephroprotective, and neuroprotective, and improves anxiety, cognitive function, and depression.” read article here
Lion’s mane mushrooms have been used for centuries as a food source and herbal medicine in several Asian countries. It’s said to be nutritive to our five internal organs; the lung, heart, spleen, kidney and liver, and it’s used to promote good digestion, strength and general vigor. In the last 10 years or so, this medicinal mushroom has attracted considerable attention because of its potential therapeutic capabilities in neurodegenerative diseases.
1. Enhances Brain Function and Benefits the Nervous System
2. Enhance cognition and focus
3. May Help Protect Against Cancer. read article here
4. Supports Heart and Circulatory System Health
5. Might Improve Digestive Health: Optimising digestion
6. Reduces Inflammation
7. Acts as a Powerful Antioxidant
8. Improves Mental Health and Overall Well-Being
9. Improves Immune Function
10. Might Be Useful for Managing Diabetes. read article here
Lions mane extract capsules are a generally safe food item. Multiple animal studies have found it to be non-toxic at different dosages, even over extended periods of time.
We recommend that you consult with a qualified healthcare practitioner before using any herbal products, particularly if you are on any medications, pregnant, nursing or having medical procedures.
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