The Harvest Table Shiitake Mushroom Booster 250g

R229

Aside from being a natural source of protein, shiitake mushrooms supply niacin, riboflavin, thiamin, potassium and iron, and are a natural source of vitamins A, B, and C. When used in their sun-dried form they provide a valuable dose of Vitamin D, found in very few foods. They contain more than 50 different enzymes, including pepsin that supports healthy digestion and asparaginase, which is a substance that may support a healthy immune response. Recent studies have traced shiitakes’ legendary benefits to an active compound contained in these mushrooms called lentinan. Among lentinan’s supportive benefits are its ability to support a healthy immune system response in order to strengthen the body’s ability to fight infection and disease.Some possible traditional uses of Raw Organic Shitake Mushroom Powder may include:

Containing more than 50 different enzymes
May reduce cellular mutation by way of a branched beta-glucan called Lentinan
Containing eritadenine which supports healthy cholesterol levels
Supports a healthy immune system response
Good natural source of vitamin D
Powerful antioxidant properties
May support the body’s ability to reduce blood clots
When you purchase a Harvest Table product you can be assured of our promise that our products contain zero added preservatives, additives, fillers or flavourants.

The Harvest Table facility has been certified Halaal by MJC. Our certificate number is HT 5558.

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Delivery is R60 on all orders.
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Description

L-ergothioneine, a powerful antioxidant, has been discovered in mushrooms, thanks to a new analytical method capable of identifying this antioxidant in plant material. In research presented at the 2005 American Chemical Society meeting in Washington, D.C., an American research team revealed that mushrooms contain higher concentrations L-ergothioneine than either of the two dietary sources previously believed to contain the most: chicken liver and wheat germ. Thrombosis, the formation of a blood clot that inhibits blood-flow, has been shown to be significantly reduced by individuals consuming shiitake mushroom oil. The Department of Agricultural and Biological Chemistry at Nihon University in Japan has demonstrated that the levels of lenthionine found in shiitake mushrooms may possibly inhibit platelet aggregation.Ingredients
Organic Shiitake Mushroom Powder

Serving size
1 Tablespoon. You can take multiple servings per day.

Allergens
None

This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease. HOW TO USE: Add into your morning smoothie or shake or into your cooking. Delicious sprinkled onto a salad.

Brand

The Harvest Table

At The Harvest Table we believe that ancient wisdom can be used to guide the lifestyle choices that we make today and that returning to some of the ancient traditions can be exceptionally beneficial. Bone Broth is an example of a simple stock that was slowly brewed over a number of days to ensure that all of the beneficial nutrients were removed from the bones and marrow. This process gives a nutritional depth to the final product that is absent from modern-day stock powders.
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