In Chinese medicine, this fungus called Reishi , it is used as a remedy for longevity.
Reishi (lingzhi mushroom) is a mushroom used for centuries in Chinese medicine. Now modern science has proven how good this fungus is when it comes to losing excess body weight. Taiwan scientists have conducted research on animals showed that consumption of processed mushrooms leads to weight loss.
Although additional research is needed, researchers are fairly certain that this fungus can be used in the treatment of the obesity.
Furthermore, this fungus can help chronic inflammation of insulin resistance.
Test results of mice has shown that reishi may cause a change in the composition of intestinal bacteria and weight gain therefore slow due to bacteria the intestine is important for the digestion and excretion energy.
Scientists, after conducting research, claim that this fungus can help in regulating body weight, chronic inflammation and insulin resistance in obese people.