Category Archives: Health & Wellness

Research, news, and data about the nutritional and health benefits of mushrooms and organic foods and herbs

The Richest Man in the World: a Parable about Robotics, Abundance, Technological Change, Unemployment, Happiness, and a Basic Income

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Eat Well & Be Healthy (& Happier!)

The significance of this most basic of human needs—not just eating, but eating well—is often overlooked or pushed aside with the demands of busy, daily life. Yet how we feel on a day-to-day basis, and how healthy we are—and remain—is … Continue reading

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Life Lessons

Writes columnist, Regina Brett: “To celebrate growing older, I once wrote the 45 lessons life taught me.  It is the most-requested column I’ve ever written. My odometer rolls over to 50 this week, so here’s an update: 1. Life isn’t … Continue reading

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Shiitake Mushrooms

Long a symbol of longevity in Asia because of their health-promoting properties, shiitake mushrooms have been used medicinally by the Chinese for more than 6,000 years. More recently, their rich, smoky flavor has endeared them to American taste buds and … Continue reading

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Eating Mushrooms May Boost Immune System

Edible mushrooms are a versatile functional food and have been touted as a way to preserve youth, longevity and overall health for centuries. Now nutrition researchers from Arizona State University and Pennsylvania State University are finding that they may even … Continue reading

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