Reishi mushrooms (Ganoderma lucidum) are an ancient Chinese herb that has been used for thousands of years to treat many different ailments. They contain high levels of antioxidants and other nutrients that support overall good health.
Inhibits tumor cell growth
Many in vitro and animal studies have revealed that reishi mushrooms has antitumor and anticancer properties. It also inhibits tumour cell growth. In Traditional Chinese Medicine, reishi mushrooms were widely used in herbal tinctures to relieve pain in patients with active rheumatoid arthritis.
Support immune function and help fight off infections
Reishi mushrooms work as an “immune modulator” and have anti-inflammatory properties, making them beneficial in the prevention of a variety of diseases and illnesses. Reishi mushrooms may also reduce the severity of chronic fatigue.
Help manage anxiety and stress
Reishi mushrooms are an adaptogen herb, which means they help the body cope with stress by stimulating the adrenal glands to produce more of a hormone called cortisol. This improves mood and helps the body cope with chronic stress.
A potent antioxidant
Reishi mushrooms also contain polysaccharides, which are complex carbohydrates that support healthy immune function. These compounds are believed to be a strong antioxidant that blocks harmful free radicals from damaging cells, which is linked to aging and degenerative diseases. Research has shown that Ganoderma lucidum polysaccharides may help improve antioxidation.
Support healthy joints and bones.
Reishi promotes the formation of new bone cells. According to research, Reishi extracts promote the formation of new bone cells, which is a powerful agent in the treatment of osteoporosis.
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