Beta-glucans are a group of polysaccharides found in various natural sources. These compounds have gained significant attention for their potential health benefits and immune-boosting properties.
Let’s delve into the world of beta-glucans and their impact on human health.
ChatGPT likes medicinal mushrooms as much as us real humans. The following article about mushrooms was written by AI as an experiment.
Christmas is the time of generosity.
But what about a strange story of a bearded man in red and white coming down your chimney and his flying reindeer?
Lion’s mane might be helpful for Alzheimer’s, dementia, and additional memory-related cognitive utilities that we are susceptible to losing as we mature. In animal testing, Lion’s mane mushrooms were revealed to hold up this cognitive impairment by clearing the accumulation of amyloid-beta, the material that creates the brain plaques that cause the neuronal damage related to Alzheimer’s disease.
Anecdotal reports have shown psilocybin to be effective in treating mood disorders, like depression and anxiety.
In 2011, a pilot study showed that psilocybin effectively lowered depression and end-of-life anxiety in terminally ill cancer patients.
Researchers also confirmed that a single dose of psilocybin treatment significantly improved the symptoms of depression and anxiety for up to six months. This study eventually got approval for phase II research by the FDA.
Here at Vitalherbs we love mushrooms and not just the exotic kind that you won’t find in your local supermarket ( think Reishi ).
But yes we love even the plain old button mushroom. You know the one that appears in a good old heart stopping English fry up!
Now what if I told you that that plain old white button mushroom could help you keep your brain in shape and maybe stop you losing your car keys?
If you have been to our website before you will know that we love medicinal mushrooms! Not just a little bit but lots and lots and lots and lots and lots and lots ( you get the idea)
And we think every human on the planet should take them to improve their health and well being.
But what if you are not human?
What if you’re a dog?
What country wouldn’t want their citizens to be fit and healthy and functioning at the best of their ability? Well with a quick look at modern day health statistics and the rise of chronic illnesses such as heart disease, obesity, diabetes and high blood pressure one might be forgiven for thinking the answer to this question is no they don’t! But there was a time and a place when things were different…