Natural Health, Foods & Medicines

EN: Amazing Reishi Mushrooms at the Good Life

The Pai Explorer

If you’re into health foods you’ll find these amazing Reishi Mushrooms at the Good Life in Pai. Hailed in ancient Eastern medicine as the “mushroom of immortality” and the “medicine of kings,” you’d expect reishi to offer you some pretty astounding health benefits, right? Your assumptions are correct. This prized fungus may be able to boost your immune system, fight cancer, ward off heart disease, calm your nerves and relieve both allergies and inflammation.

“Reishi indeed sounds like a cure-all,” writes Rebecca Wood in her book “New Whole Foods Encyclopedia.” She goes on to explain reishi’s wide range of uses: “An immunostimulant, it is helpful for people with AIDS, leaky-gut syndrome, Epstein-Barr, chronic bronchitis and other infectious diseases. It is used as an aid to sleep, as a diuretic, as a laxative and to lower cholesterol.” It almost seems too good to be true.

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(Vanisha Vorakuldamrong) is the Publisher of the Pai Explorer Map & Blog and Managing Director of Live in Pai Property & Lifestyle. An active member of the Pai Tourism Club, she works diligently to expand Pai's touristic appeal in a positive, sustainable way.