Tag: "mushrooms" at medical news
New Transgenic Mushrooms Raise Hope for Mass Production of Human Drugs
...enic mushrooms, which have increased hope of using mushrooms
for the mass production of commercially valuable p...maceuticals is potentially faster and cheaper with mushrooms
than conventional technologies. "With mushrooms, we can use commercial technology to convert the v...
Cartoons to Dispel Science Phobia for Students
...lso. Paheli told him: "Many fungi like yeast and mushrooms
are useful, but some fungi cause diseases in plants, animal and humans. Some fungi are also used in medicine". From parasites to photosynthesis, from lens to the groundwater situation and from insects to acid substances, these cartoons accompany ev...
Magic Mushrooms Treat Obsessive Compulsion Disorder
...edient of psychedelic mushrooms, also called magic mushrooms
can effectively reduce the symptoms of obsessive c...ing to a study// by University of Arizona. Magic mushrooms
contain psychedelic substances like psilocybin, psilocin, or muscimol. The first study on psilocybi...
Four of Family Died After Consuming Poisonous Mushrooms
...l Pradesh village died after eating wild poisonous mushrooms
while their mother is still recovering//. According to police officials, MangatRam, 12, Begma, 8, Neelma, 5, and Jaywanti, 2, died Friday in Thanhaar village in the Kullu valley, some 240 km from here. All the children fell unconscious and died so...
A Mushroom Extract May Impact the Body’s Immune Syste
...ch to determine how selected extracts of medicinal mushrooms
may be effective in strengthening the body’s immune system against diseases, such as cancer. (Source: Newwise)...
Magic mushrooms known to bring relief to patients
...e to suggest that an important ingredient in magic mushrooms
is capable of assisting people suffering terminal ...have found that psilocybin an important element in mushrooms
is capable of instilling a deep feeling of spirituality, that may bring about healing, especially fo...
Mushrooms are Rich Source of Antioxidants
Eating varieties of mushrooms
along with a variety of other vegetables could giv..., the health portal WebMD reported. White button mushrooms
have more antioxidant capacity than tomatoes, green peppers, pumpkins, zucchini, carrots, or green b...
Novel Vitamin D source in Mushrooms!
... animal sources but there is a strong contender in mushrooms
for that. // The research says that brief UV exposure can enhance the blandest and whitest farmed mushrooms
the Vitamin D. The Food and Drug Administration proposed study is being funded by industry. This w...
Coraki Community Wants To Know About the Plans for the Campbell Hospital
...a Health Service. They said that they felt like mushrooms
and wanted answers about the Health Department's plans for the Campbell Hospital. Mr Crawford on the other hand has denied all those protests and complaints of not returning phone calls etc. He says the process of building the hospital is under...
Mushrooms can help fight chronic disease
... fruits and vegetables. It has now been found that mushrooms
have plenty of these, which could help fight chron...buttons follow close behind. Infact, white button mushrooms
have about 12 times more of the antioxidant than wheat germ and four times more than chicken liver t...
Mushroom and muscle loss
...Association's toxicology committee.There are other mushrooms
which have delayed effects, or cumulative toxicity -- and it's rare to find more than one meal's worth of T. equestre, he said. If the study's conclusions are confirmed, T. equestre apparently would be the first mushroom to cause muscle loss, "It's...