Immunity Mushroom Mix
YES! Medicinal Magic Mix has all bases covered for your Health!
The YES! Team have created this formulation very carefully and have ensured that only the best are used in its peak nutritional value. These Medicinal Mushrooms are CERTIFIED ORGANIC and grown with the JUNCAO method that utilizes Organic Medicinal herbs and grasses as its growing medium and not logs or wood-chips.
Mushrooms have a long, long history, dating as far back as 13,000 years at archaeological sites in Chili. The Chinese value mushrooms highly for medicinal uses as did the Ancient Romans and Greeks. Food tasters were employed by Roman emperors to ensure that the mushrooms were safe to eat. Mushrooms are consumed both for the medicinal and culinary value.
Reishi – (The Mushroom of Immortality!) One of the revered tonic mushrooms and sort after from the Taoist, to centre and for stilling the mind in meditation practice. (we could all do with that, couldn’t we!, stilling the mind :). Reishi is a potent immune booster, assisting the liver, blood pressure and cholesterol. It has the ability to calm the bodily systems, (reducing stress) allowing recovery in a weakened immunity system with other herbal tonics. Reishi works very well with altitude sickness.
Athletes! great for physical endurance helping with energy (fuel) for the liver and muscle, while keeping lactic acid in check. Thus fatigue is reduced, better recovery! Read More about this wonderful fungus!
Chaga Mushroom – Chaga is fungus and grows to produce a woody growth called a ‘conk’. chaga offers a myriad of benefits. It has one of the highest ORAC in any food (Oxygen Radical Absorbance Capacity) which means Chaga has a high ability to protect the body from dis-ease. Other benefits may include assisting heart disease, diabetes, parasites and some cancers. Read more here.
Cordyceps Militaris – A Superstar! Well known for assisting inflammation, free radicals, infection. Which is a recipe for disease and aging. Commonly used for kidney disorders and kidney support.
It is a powerhouse in regulating blood sugar levels , support heart health, may assist certain type of cancers, improves athlete performance, immune function and longevity! Read more here
Lions Mane – A wonderful brain tonic! Assists in NGF levels in the brain (Nerve Growth Levels), regeneration. Can increase improved memory. (1) consciousness and learning with the increase of NGF levels. Reduce Depression and anxiety (2)
Agaricus Blazei – Native to Brazil, medicinal uses can include assisting hepatitis, diabetes, dermatitis (3)and possibly cancer and tumors. Anticancer activity showed promising from (4) the medicinal value and active compounds found.
Tremella – Hydrating, a potent antioxidant and is well used for beautifying the skin. Tremella with its abundance of antioxidants can assist the removal in the superoxide dismutase a damaging free radical scavenger! Considered one of the top beauty and longevity Super-foods. Tremella was once only reserved for royalty in ancient times due to it being highly valued and being affordable only to the rich. Tremella belongs to the jelly fungus family and has other names such as: ‘snow fungus’ and the ‘beauty mushroom’. It is gelatinous in appearance giving it the jelly appearance.
The nutritional benefits are it’s richness in Vitamin D, protein, minerals antioxidants and fibers. It has been used as a potent chi (qi) tonic and can nourish the Kidneys, lungs, heart, brain and a great immunity booster. Regulating blood sugar levels, helping with chest congestion, asthma and many other ailments. Tremella is also used in many tonics for beauty as it has many nourishing effects in the skin, brightening the skin, hydrating and anti-aging. More information on this beauty here!
Matiake – Is delicious and full of nutrients! Other names is carries are ‘Hen of the woods’. Also a great antioxidant, regulating blood sugar, reducing blood sugar and lowering cholesterol levels. Also showing promising signs that may help with cancers (5)
Oyster Mushroom – Oyster mushrooms are one of the easiest to grow. It seems that the Oyster mushroom is more than just a functional food. It is well known for its medicinal uses as well. It’s benefits like many medicinal mushroom and that is the ability to aid the immune system. Also allergies, autoimmune disorders, Candida, Streptococcus. Oyster mushrooms offer a regulation on blood pressure by way of relaxing the smooth muscle on the arterial walls. (6) Anti-inflammatory by down-regulating pro-inflammatory pathways in some chronic and acute autoimmune health challenges.
Shiitake – I use Shiitake mushrooms in my vegan broth, they provide a wonderful rich texture and flavour and I wouldn’t make the broth without it. Health benefits for Shiitake is that they provide a good source of copper, essential for normal metabolic functioning. Other vitamins and minerals include, riboflavin, niacin, zinc and manganese. Lentinan, a powerful antifungal protein and can assist the development of small tumors. I LOVE shiitake and very happy it’s in this formulation.
Poria Cocos – the filaments in Poria Cocos are used for many ailments, being anxiety, fluid retention, apnea, stomach ailments, dizziness, urination issues, to control coughing and much more. Also the chemical in the Poria seem to improve kidney function, reduce inflammation.
**We would suggest if you do want to harvest your own wild mushrooms to have it properly identified first. Some mushrooms that are edible for most, may not be edible for others and can cause an allergic reactions. Some mushrooms are poisonous to eat and can cause severe illness or death, so it is imperative that it be identified properly.
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*These statements have not been evaluated by the FDA. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat cure or prevent any disease. Intended for research and educational use only.
(6) Medicinal Properties of Pleurotus Species (Oyster Mushroom): A Review World Journal of Fungal and Plant Biology 3 (1): 01-12, 2012 https://www.idosi.org/wjfpb/wjfpb3(1)12/1.pdf