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The 8 medicinal powers of the Shiitake Mushroom

  The Shiitake Mushroom (Lentinula edodes), also known as the “black mushroom,” is an edible Fungi native to East Asia. Its numerous medicinal properties have made it one of the most popular and cultivated edible mushrooms in the world. Today, you can find the mushroom in most supermarkets either fresh, dried or as a dietary supplement. Most of us, however, don’t realize the potent medicinal powers of the delicious Shittake mushroom which:   1. Stimulates weight loss The Shiitake mushroom is ideal to incorporate into your diet if you are trying to loose weight, as it contains fat-reducing components. It...