Turkey Tail mushrooms have been approved as an addition to standard cancer treatment across Asia. It may slow cancer growth and support patients during chemotherapy.
Other reported benefits:
- may boost digestion
- may support a healthy immune system
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Turkey Tail Medicinal Mushrooms
One of the most amazing medicinal mushrooms available and known to provide health benefits is Trametes Versicolor. Commonly known as Turkey Tail, this brightly coloured mushroom has been used around the world for hundreds of years to a range of issues.
Turkey Tail is best known for its immune system boosting. If there is an imbalance of antioxidants, oxidative stress can happen and unstable molecules known as free radicals can roam your body. Inflammation and cell damage can occur. Turkey Tail can neutralise free radials, reducing inflammation and allowing the body to have a healthy immune response.
These miracle antioxidants are phenols and flavonoids, which have been found to reduce inflammation by providing protective compounds -------
Protein bound polysaccharides (carbohydrates) which are detected in Turkey Tail extract. Krestin (PSK) and Polysaccaride Peptide (PSP) are two polysaccaridepeptides found in Turkey Tail.
PSK and PSP both have immune boosting properties. They can activate the cells and slow the baddies when it comes to immunity and inflammation.
Turkey Tail can maintain a healthy level of immune system benefits protecting your body against certain bacteria.
Because of the power of PSK and PSP, cancer patients are benefitting during cancer treatments (chemotherapy and radiation) in Japan and China.
The Bottom Line
Turkey tail is a medicinal mushroom with an impressive range of benefits.
It contains a variety of powerful antioxidants and other compounds that may help boost your immune system and even help fight certain cancers.
Plus, turkey tail may improve gut bacteria balance, which can positively impact your immunity.
Consult your doctor before deciding to take medicinal mushrooms.
With all its immune boosting qualities, it is no wonder turkey tail is a popular natural treatment to promote health.