Lion's Mane Benefits - Sources


Lion's Mane mushroom are large, white, shaggy mushrooms that resemble a lion’s mane as they grow. It's king of cognitive performance mushrooms, it's been shown to literally promote the regeneration of the brain through the synthesis of Nerve Growth Factor, which is essential for the development of neurons in the brain. More epic benefits include reduction in inflammation of the brain, protection of the nervous system and nerves within the brain, boosting the ability for neurons to talk to each other and long term brain protection benefits.

Anti-Cancer properties
A Review: Increasing Nerve Growth Factor
In Depth study on Neurotransmission and memory benefits
"therapeutic drug for Alzheimer’s disease"
Antioxidant and neuroprotective effects
Nerve Regeneration after limb injury
Nerve Regeneration pt 2
Reduction of depression and anxiety by 4 weeks Hericium Erinaceus (lions mane) intake
Anti-Depression properties
Improve Immune Function
Increases T Cells - AntiTumor effects
Anti-Cancer properties
Induces the death of Leukaemia
Anticancer potential of Lions Mane on human gastrointestinal cancers
Protects against harmful bacterial infection
Gut protective properties
Liver regeneration
Anti-fatigue Properties
Anti-Aging benefits from a disease perspective
Preventing the breaking down of bone tissue (Osteoclasts)
Improved circadian rhythm  

DISCLAIMER: Lion's Mane is a TH1 boosting ingredient, meaning if you are already TH1 dominant, you should not over do it. Please speak to your medical practitioner before taking iQ Brew to see if it is right for you.
(More info on TH1 here)