Mushrooms: Not Just for Eating?

Folklore about this fabulous fungus is abundant. It starts with Neolithic man, dating back 4,000 years, when a mummy was found with Piptoporus betulinus in his medicine kit, a mushroom used for its antibiotic properties and as a natural parasite killer, still in use today. Historically, Egyptian hieroglyphics show mushrooms as the “plant of immortality”; […]