Many people have eaten or heard about the most common culinary mushrooms, such as portabella and white button. There is however a whole category of medicinal mushrooms.
These medicinal healing mushrooms are not intended for flavor enhancement, but some can be used in recipes. The shroom edible are commonly consumed in tea, tinctures, extracts, capsules, and powders.
Reishi mushrooms, Coriolus mushrooms, Agaricus, maitake, are all examples of medicinal mushrooms. There are many other medicinal mushrooms, but these are the most well-known.
These medicinal mushrooms share many similarities with humans in terms of their genetic and chemical structure. Scientists believe that mushrooms are genetically closer to humans than any other plant.
This is why certain mushrooms of higher levels are often called "medicinal mushrooms". Consuming them can have positive effects on the mind, body, and spirit.
Reishi mushroom is a well-known healing mushroom, but it can also be found around the globe. Reishi mushroom is often called "the mushroom that will never die" because it can be used every day as a tonic and useful in prolonging life.
People with HIV/cancer and other diseases such as cancer use Reishi mushroom a lot. Reishi has been said to reduce inflammation, fatigue, heal viral infections, calm the spirit and help people connect to Spirit.