Fungi have astonishing therapeutic properties. These eight species of medicinal mushrooms strengthen immunity and promote neurogenesis, the growth of new brain cells, through molecular pathways regulated by the endocannabinoid system.
Reishi: immunity, anti- stress, longevity
Chaga: immunity, detoxifying, anti-inﬂammatory
Maitake: blood sugar stabilizing, immunity
Turkey Tail: immunity, antiviral, antitumoral
Cordyceps: energy, stamina, adrenal support
Shiitake: immunity, antiviral
Lion’s Mane: brain health, mental focus, nerve support
Psilocybin: psychedelic, antidepressant, anti-addictive
Source: The Rebel’s Apothecary: A Practical Guide to the Healing Magic of Cannabis, CBD, and Mushrooms by Jenny Sansouci
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