INTRODUCTION TO MEDICINAL MUSHROOMS

Small group of shitake musrooms isolated on white.

NAME: Shitake

SCIENTIFIC NAME: Hongus Shitake

FAMILY: Marasmiaceae

ORIGIN: China

HEALTH BENEFITS:

  • An extract made from this mushroom works as an incredible immune booster.
  • This mushroom is also known to lower blood cholesterol levels, aids in diabetic control, is a treatment for eczema , and helps reduce cold & flu symptoms.

CAUTIONS: The whole Shitake mushrooms are safe for consumption but the shitake extract is not safe for those that are pregnant or nursing,

ALWAYS CONSULT WITH YOUR HEALTH PROVIDER BEFORE ADDING THEM TO YOUR DIET.

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