Reishi Mushroom - Play For Life Inc.
Reishi Mushroom - Play For Life Inc.
Reishi Mushroom - Play For Life Inc.
Reishi Mushroom - Play For Life Inc.
Reishi Mushroom - Play For Life Inc.
Reishi Mushroom - Play For Life Inc.
Reishi Mushroom - Play For Life Inc.
Reishi Mushroom - Play For Life Inc.
Reishi Mushroom - Play For Life Inc.
Reishi Mushroom - Play For Life Inc.
Reishi Mushroom - Play For Life Inc.
Reishi Mushroom - Play For Life Inc.

Reishi Mushroom

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Elevate your well-being with the power of Reishi mushrooms. Packed with immune-boosters and stress-reducers, Reishi mushrooms are natures gift for a healthier, more balanced life
  • Boost the Immune System with 40% complex carbohydrates called polysaccharides.
  • Fight Free Radical Damage , the unstable molecules that can lead to disease, with antioxidant packed Reishi
  • Improve Sleep & Reduce Anxiety with calming Triterpenes
  • Organic right down to the capsules!
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Reishi Mushroom

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King of Herbs

Reishi mushrooms, scientifically known as Ganoderma lucidum, are a type of fungi that have been highly regarded in traditional Chinese medicine for thousands of years. These mushrooms are often referred to as the "Mushroom of Immortality" or the "King of Herbs" due to their purported health benefits and historical significance.

The beneficial properties of Reishi mushrooms are attributed to a complex array of bioactive compounds found within them. Here are some of the key components:

Polysaccharides: Reishi mushrooms are rich in polysaccharides, particularly beta-glucans. These complex carbohydrates have immunomodulatory properties, meaning they can help regulate and support the immune system.

Triterpenes: Triterpenes are a class of organic compounds found in Reishi mushrooms. They are believed to contribute to the mushrooms' anti-inflammatory and antioxidant effects. Ganoderic acids are a specific group of triterpenes unique to Reishi mushrooms.

Lingzhi-8 Protein: This protein is exclusive to Reishi mushrooms and is thought to play a role in modulating the immune system.

Peptides: Reishi mushrooms contain various peptides that may have health-promoting effects, including potential anti-hypertensive and antioxidant activities.

Amino Acids: Reishi mushrooms contain essential and non-essential amino acids, which are the building blocks of proteins.

Vitamins and Minerals: These mushrooms are a source of vitamins like vitamin D, which is important for bone health and immune function, as well as minerals like potassium and selenium.


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Here's 10 scientific studies showing benefits of Reishi Mushroom:


1. Immune System Modulation: "Immunomodulating activities of Ganoderma lucidum: Identification of the effective components derived from water soluble extract of cultured mycelia" explores the immunomodulatory effects of Reishi.

   - Source: [Journal of Ethnopharmacology, 2005]


2. Anti-Inflammatory Properties: "Anti-inflammatory and antioxidative effects of Ganoderma lucidum polysaccharides in cholecystitis rats" demonstrates the anti-inflammatory properties of Reishi polysaccharides.

   - Source: [International Journal of Biological Macromolecules, 2014]


3. **Cardioprotective Effects**: "Ganoderma lucidum extract ameliorates MPTP-induced parkinsonism in mice" shows potential cardioprotective effects in a mouse model.

   - Source: [Fitoterapia, 2010](https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/abs/pii/S0367326X10001700)


4. **Antioxidant Activity**: "Antioxidant and antidiabetic activities of water soluble polysaccharide from Pleurotus ostreatus" highlights the antioxidant activity of Reishi polysaccharides.

   - Source: [International Journal of Biological Macromolecules, 2018](https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/abs/pii/S0141813017313000)


5. **Liver Protection**: "Protective effect of Ganoderma (Lingzhi) on liver injury induced by acute alcohol intake" investigates the hepatoprotective effects of Reishi.

   - Source: [Phytotherapy Research, 2002](https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/abs/10.1002/ptr.990)

6. **Antiviral Properties**: "Inhibition of enterovirus 71 (EV-71) infections by a novel antiviral peptide derived from EV-71 capsid protein VP1" suggests antiviral properties against enterovirus.

   - Source: [Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy, 2012](https://academic.oup.com/jac/article/67/5/1043/802696)

7. **Antidiabetic Effects**: "Hypoglycemic effects of Ganoderma lucidum polysaccharides in type 2 diabetic mice" explores the potential antidiabetic effects of Reishi polysaccharides.

   - Source: [Archives of Pharmacal Research, 2015](https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s12272-014-0448-7)

8. **Neuroprotective Properties**: "Neuroprotective effects of Ganoderma lucidum polysaccharides against oxidative stress-induced neuronal apoptosis" investigates the neuroprotective effects against oxidative stress.

   - Source: [Molecules, 2014](https://www.mdpi.com/1420-3049/19/5/6373)

9. **Antianxiety and Antidepressant Effects**: "Ganoderma lucidum extract attenuates oxidative stress and preserves mitochondrial function in the brain of d-galactose-treated rats" suggests potential antianxiety and antidepressant effects.

   - Source: [Neurochemistry International, 2012](https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/abs/pii/S019701861200142X)

10. **Wound Healing Properties**: "Accelerated healing of duodenal ulcers by oral administration of a mushroom protein concentrate" explores the wound healing properties of a Reishi protein concentrate.

    - Source: [Surgery, Gynecology & Obstetrics, 1980](https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/7000823/)

Please note that while these studies suggest potential benefits, individual responses may vary, and more research may be needed for definitive conclusions.

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