LION’S MANE MUSHROOM SUPPORTS MORE THAN JUST THE BRAIN*
How Does Lion's Mane Support Nerve Growth Factor?*
Lion’s Mane (Hericium erinaceus) is a beautiful, whitish, furry-looking mushroom found throughout the Northern Hemisphere. Today, this mushroom is known for its neurological support. With this in mind (pun intended), let’s look at the support Lion’s Mane offers for brain health.*
Lion’s Mane may support the rest of the body, too.* Let’s take a closer look.
Lion’s Mane Support Beyond the Brain*
Lion’s Mane has long been used to support the body, both including and beyond the brain.* Native Americans would often carry powdered Lion’s Mane with them and applied it topically to the skin.* Traditionally, this mushroom has been used in China to support gastrointestinal health.*
Lion’s Mane has also been used in the kitchen. It can be found on menus of gourmet restaurants as a substitute for seafood dishes, providing a tasty source of fiber and protein. You might even see it at your local farmers market. Lion’s Mane is rich with macro- and micro-nutrients.* Check out this blog for some tasty Lion’s Mane recipes! To incorporate even more mushrooms into your diet, check out our Daily 10 Mushroom Mix which goes great in recipes and drinks.
Lion’s Mane for Mood Support*
Lion’s Mane can also offer support for a healthy mood.* As a tonic for the nervous system, Lion’s Mane promotes health and vitality in a normal functioning nervous system.*
Nerve tonics such as Lion’s Mane may support a sense of calm and ease.*
If you’re curious about how else Lion’s Mane effects could become a part of your daily life, check out our Lion’s Mane and Daily 10 tinctures. To read more about Lion’s Mane, visit our other blog post!
*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. These statements are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.