Maitake Mushrooms or Hen of the Woods Mushroom is a wonderful way to boost your immune system, lower glucose levels, lower your blood pressure, lowers cholesterol, helps protect your heart, and boosts your immune system thus fighting cancer. And for some people Maitake Mushrooms helps them lose weight. Maitake Mushrooms are full of B Vitamins, proteins, calcium, potassium, and other great minerals making it what some people call the longevity mushroom. And Maitake Mushrooms have been known to help sooth away stomach problems…. and also help in the reduction of stress… and can also ease the effects of chemotherapy. And some new studies show that Maitake Mushrooms stop the formation of tumors in lab animals.
Paul Haider – Master Herbalist