Peter Thiel, creator of PayPal and destroyer of Gawker, is generally not known for projects designed to help mankind. He’s more of a young-blood-taking, elite shadow organization-joining, Donald Trump-supporting sort of guy. However, last Wednesday it was announced that a healthcare company that Thiel invests in has plans to kickstart a program that can do a lot of good: help patients treat depression with psilocybin.
Tags: AUGUST 3RD 2017 View original When it comes to mushroom benefits, there are so many to count on including protecting from breast cancer, cholesterol levels, and diabetes. It is also really effective for weight loss and strengthens the immune system. There are around 140,000 different kinds of mushroom found in the world and each of the mushroom benefits differently. 1. Maintain a
Effect of different cooking methods on nutritional value and antioxidant activity of cultivated mushrooms
Abstract (full article here) Influence of culinary treatments (boiling, microwaving, grilling, and deep frying) on proximate composition and antioxidant capacity of cultivated mushrooms (Agaricus bisporus, Lentinula edodes, Pleurotus ostreatus, and Pleurotus eryngii) was studied. Proximate composition was affected by the cooking method and the mushrooms species. Frying induced more severe losses in protein, ash, and carbohydrates content but