Maitake Mushroom is best known for stimulating the immune system. In addition to its tumor resistant properties, research has also shown Maitake to have great effect on patients who suffer from cancers, being on par with chemotherapy in breast cancer, and exceeding chemotherapy treatments in brain and pancreatic cancer.
Researchers have also discovered that Maitake can reduce cholesterol and regulate blood sugar. In addition to the beta-glucan content, Maitake as well as ABM and Shiitake, contain important polysaccharides that help the immune system including Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome. Learn more about the health benefits Maitake can provide.