December 19, 2016

Maitake and Breast Cancer Treatment

Maitake mushrooms have, for many years, been used in traditional medicine to treat many different types of diseases. It is currently being studied as a treatment […]
December 19, 2016

Lentinan and Gastric Cancer

Lentinan is an extract of shiitake mushrooms. It is currently being studied as a treatment for gastric cancer. One research article (1) looked at lentinan and […]
December 19, 2016

Ganoderma Lucidum in the Treatment of Breast Cancer

Ganoderma lucidum is an extract of the Reishi mushroom. It is currently being tested as a possible treatment for inflammatory breast cancer in in vitro and […]
October 18, 2016

Ganoderma Lucidum and the Treatment of Cancer

Ganoderma lucidum is a natural substance found in reishi mushrooms. It is used among naturopaths and in Asian medical circles as a way to boost the […]
October 18, 2016

Mushrooms and the Treatment of Cancer

Mushrooms come in many different varieties. They are believed to be powerful fighters against certain types of cancers. One article (1) discussed mushrooms and the difference […]
October 18, 2016

Maitake Mushrooms and Bladder Cancer

While there is surgery, radiation, and chemotherapy for bladder cancer patients, the hunt is on by researchers to find more natural treatments for this type of […]
October 18, 2016

Lentinan and its Cancer Fighting Properties

Lentinan is a component of the shitake mushroom. It is used in cooking, particularly in making Japanese and Chinese dishes. In the United States, lentinan is […]
September 7, 2016

Mushrooms and Cancer Treatment

Mushrooms are a natural fungus that seem to ward off cancer. They are believed to be able to do this because they enhance the immune system’s […]
September 7, 2016

Maitake and its Role in Cancer Patients

Maitake mushrooms are a natural fungus that has been studied for its anti-cancer effects. Maitake mushrooms have been found to increase the activity of natural killer […]
September 7, 2016

Lentinan and its role in Tumors

Lentinan is a natural substance found in shitake mushrooms and is used in Asian cooking. It can be found in the Western cultures in oriental markets, […]