Fun facts you probably know about mushrooms:
- Mushrooms are, indeed, fungi.
- They taste great on pizza (okay, maybe an opinion)
Fun Facts you probably DON’T know (yet):
- A single Portabella mushroom can contain more potassium than a banana.
- Mushrooms are one of the world’s most scientifically studied superfood.
- A study showed that high mushroom consumption in women related lower risks of breast cancer in women.
- About 40 percent of Western medicines today, including penicillin, utilize mushrooms.
According to Dr. Fuhrman, a separate study showed that frequent consumption of mushrooms (approximately one button mushroom per day) has been linked to a 64 percent decrease in the risk of breast cancer.
Mushrooms, the magical fungi, greatly strengthens the immunity system and can aid in battling cancerous cells. Phytochemicals found in mushrooms, strengthen cells that can attack cancerous and virus-infected cells and have tons of anti-cancerous effects. These phytochemicals go beyond breast cancer, the anti-cancer effects have also been studied in relation to stomach, colorectal, and prostate cancers.
The #FunGuys at Four Sigmatic have made it their goal to spread more awareness of the medicinal and healing properties found in mushrooms by taking mushrooms and turning them into a delightful coffee! While mushrooms have been linked to decreasing chances of breast cancer, there are TONS more healing these little things have to offer!
“Four Sigmatic was founded with the goal of cutting through all of the hype and helping people eat more of the world’s most scientifically studied superfoods, like mushrooms. We wanted to make these incredibly powerful foods taste better and be easier to use, so that they can be simply incorporated to upgrade your existing habits.”
They’ve done exactly that, by taking mushrooms and turning them into awesome, delicious coffees that are convenient on the go.
You can learn more about mushroom healing qualities at the Mushroom Academy and learn more from Four Sigmatic’s team of in-house experts, network of doctors, chefs, adventurers, nutritionists, artists, and athletes who use the products daily.