Lion’s mane (Hericium Erinaceus) is a type of medicinal mushroom. Long used in traditional Chinese medicine, lion’s mane is widely available in fresh, dried, and supplement forms such as mushroom gummies; made from lion’s mane powder. Scientific research shows that lion’s mane contains a number of health-promoting substances, including antioxidants and beta-glucan.Continue Reading
Lion’s Mane mushroom is an ancient Chinese remedy traditionally used for improving cognitive performance, and overall health. It may prevent and treat nerve damage by boosting Brain Nerve Growth Factor, and neurogenesis – the process by which new neurons are formed in the brain.Continue Reading
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Thailand, in August, decriminalized the possession and sale of kratom, a plant native to Southeast Asia whose leaves are used as a mild stimulant and painkiller and which has a following in the United States for its pain-relieving qualities.
The organization argues that the antiquated 1971 UN Convention on Psychotropic Substances Act is long overdue for some changes. While the Act was created to target drugs that are harmful, ITPRI argues that recent therapeutic evidence and the effectiveness of psilocybin warrants a change in scheduling.Continue Reading