Mushrooms add a nice flavor along with nutrients to any dish. Now a phase I clinical study has found that a certain mushroom will reduce PSA levels in men who’ve had prostate cancer.
Medicinal mushrooms Reishi and Cordyceps have been found to heighten athletic performance and decrease recovery times among competitive cyclists because they boost testosterone. Who needs doping?
Mushrooms provide one of the few ways to naturally supplement vitamin D outside of exposure to the sun. There are ways to boost vitamin D2 levels in mushrooms. The question now is whether D2 from mushrooms is therapeutic.
New research is establishing that Chinese herbal medicine and Western herbal medicine hold the promise for safely and effectively treating benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH).