Latin name: Hericium erinaceus, Japanese name: yamabushitake   The lion’s mane mushroom, also known as bearded tooth mushroom or fungus, as well as satyr’s beard, bearded hedgehog mushroom, pom pom mushroom is native to the northern hemisphere, specifically Europe, East Asia, and North America. It grows primarily on cracks i ..

    Natural medicinal fungus extracts are components of a healthy lifestyle. In developed countries, 10-40% of the population consume synthetic vitamins and mineral supplements. Among those suffering from cancer or cardivascular diseases, this ratio may be significantly higher. Many laboratory studies and animal experiments, demogra ..
  3. Medicinal fungi, which have been used for several thousand years in China for healing, constitute an essential part of traditional Chinese medicine.

    Their beneficial effects are primarily due to the fact that their active substances do not only have healing properties but—thanks to their simple, natural structures—are also more easily digested and absorbed in the body. The use of natural and safe medicinal fungus extracts can be very beneficial for the health of our beloved ..
  4. Medicinal Mushrooms: Natural Supplement for Diabetics

    Diabetes Mellitus (DM) is a metabolic disease where the body has increased blood sugar levels due to two reasons, in the majority of cases: the regulatory anabolic hormone, the insulin production (type 1 DM) or the end organ/cellular response (type 2 DM) due to it being inefficient. The classic symptoms are polyuria, polydipsia ..
  5. Mood and diseases

    An often repeated wisdom is that a remarkable proportion of diseases have psychological origins. The science also examined the formation of diseases in this context and in fact it justified the thing which was known by everyone as folk wisdom. Since Descartes the science has deterred from every field of research which has a conn ..
  6. The medical mushroom extracts and the art of survival-Pathogens and the immune system

    The relationship between the immune system and the pathogens has always played an important role in the development of human societies. Due to the diseases brought in Mexico’s population decreased from 20 million to 1.6 million from 1518 within 100 years. The Europeans could thank these continents’ successful conquest to these d ..
  7. Allergy: the anticancer disease of civilisation

    Medical mushroom extracts and the restoration of the ‘ancient’ allergy-free system) We can only understand the essence of allergic diseases if we get to know their anthropological origins. But at first what are we talking about? Allergy means the organism’s hypersensitivity against a substance. The immune system overreacts when ..
  8. Vitamin C in crossfire

    The medical mushroom extracts as possible alternatives. We first drew the attention to a study summarizing clinical experiments (altogether 67 randomised experiments) which stated that vitamins A, E isolated from their natural environment and beta-carotene depending on the dose (the more they take the better) can shorten human l ..
  9. Prostate cancer: additional therapies

    To improve insulin sensitivity and to survive: Agaricus blazei Murill and apigenin. In western societies after,  lung cancer men die the 2nd most frequently in prostate cancer compared to different cancer types. Its frequency is higher in the elderly ages. 30% of men in their 50s and 80% of men in their 70s suffer from this dise ..
  10. Anticancer medical mushroom extracts in the light of the clinical experiments

    The good quality medical mushroom extracts have a special place among foods and among dietary supplements as their-here not in its legal sense but scientifically based- therapeutic effect and their innocence are proved by folk medicine experiments dating back many thousands of years. Many orally administered medical mushroom ext ..
  11. Breast cancer: risk factors, survival strategies

    Immune strengthening medical mushrooms (Patkónyelv) and the exercise’s significance in prevention and supportive therapy. Breast cancer is the most frequent type of cancer in the case of women. This is why getting to know the influencing risk factors are very important because if we decrease them we can contribute to the prevention and struggle of the disease.
  12. Carcinogen oesophagus, stomach and intestinal diseases: Reflux, gastric ulcer, inflammatory diseases (Crohns, Colitis Ulcerosa)

    The role of Lion’s mane (Hericium erinaceus) and meshima (Fellinus linteus) polysaccharide extracts in the additional therapies. Reflux is one of the most frequent diseases which affect the digestive system. Its cause is the reflux of gastric acid to the oesophagus. Its symptoms can be the heartburn and acidic regurgitation. The ..