In Chinese medicine, this mushroom, called Reishi, is used as a remedy for longevity.
Reishi (Ganodermalucidum) is a mushroom used for centuries in Chinese medicine. Now modern science has proved how good this mushroom is when it comes to losing excess body weight. Scientists from Taiwan have done research on animals that showed that consumption of processed mushrooms leads to weight loss.
Although additional research is need, researchers are fairly confident that this mushroom can be used in the treatment of obesity.
Also, this mushroom can help in chronic inflammation of insulin resistance.
The results of the examination on mice has showed that Reishi mushroom can cause a change in the composition of the intestinal bacteria and thus slow weight gain because the bacteria in the gut is important for digestion and excretion of energy.
Scientists, after conducting the research, claim that this mushroom can assist in regulating body weight, chronic inflammation and insulin resistance in obese people.
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