Japanese Shiitake Mushrooms – Remedy Against HPV

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Mushrooms can enrich our menu of food and have benefits to our health.

The recent American study has confirmed that Japanese mushroom extract “shiitake” can destroy the HPV virus, the main cause of cervical cancer!

Researchers at the center of medical science, Faculty of Medicine and the University of Texas have experimented this mushroom on a laboratory mice and found that the extract of the mushroom AHCC plays a very big role in the prevention of malignant diseases associated with HPV.

Moreover, this component was able to destroy the virus within 90 days, and also reduce the growth of tumors of the cervix.

AHCC- shall act as immunotherapeutic treatment with which the body uses only the immune system to resist disease.

In particular, it increases the number and activity of natural killer cells, dendritic cells and cytokines which allow the body to respond effectively to HPV infection and block the formation of tumors.

Mushrooms contain fiber which are good for digestion and make you feel full for a long time.

They include large amounts of vitamin B1, B2, C and D, dietary fiber and minerals (potassium, iron, zinc and calcium). Mushrooms are the only food of plant origin that contain vitamin D, and are often recommended to prevent rachitisĀ and other bone diseases.

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The recent American study has confirmed that Japanese mushroom extract “shiitake” can destroy the HPV virus, the main cause of cervical cancer! Photo Source: edulis.com

Do you know what is HPV?

Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) is the most common disease that is transmitted sexually through partners.

An estimated 80% of sexually active people are infected with this type of virus.

Until now, experts have confirmed that there are more than 100 types of HPV, most of which are harmless to health, but there are forms that represent the highest risk for cervical cancer./inhealthyzone.com/