Ten Mushrooms that Prevent Disease and Stop Cancer

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6. Oyster Mushrooms

These mushrooms help strengthen the walls of the blood vessels. They can help prevent anemia because they are rich in iron and can even help ease tight tendons, keeping you more flexible and limber.

 

7. Reishi Mushrooms

These mushrooms have been getting a great deal of attention lately and with good reason. Their beta-glucans increase T-cell levels in the immune system which can help those suffering from AIDS and other auto immune disorders.

By improving the immune system, these mushrooms can help slow cancer cell growth and the spread of cancerous tumors.

These mushrooms can also help lower blood pressure, cholesterol levels in the blood, reduce the risk of developing blood clots, and correct arrhythmia.

This mushroom has been called the king of medicines because it can also improve the memory and concentration. It also works as a sleep aid and calming agent. Reishi is a bitter and woody mushroom so unless you are a hardcore mushroom lover; you might want to think about supplements.

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