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This is an article from the Guardian in England. Pretty interesting perspective. They only use the more famous mushrooms. Check it out:

http://www.theguardian.com/lifeandstyle/2014/mar/02/could-mushrooms-cure-cancer

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I've read a lot on chaga. the russians have a extract made from it that they use to treat cancer patients. they also have a chaga cream that they give to cosmonaughts to protect them from space radiation. people have been drinking its tea for over a thousand years. they commonly live to 100 plus and have nearly no cancer and they live in the most inhospitable area of russia, siberia! I've been drinking the tea for 4 years now and never have felt better! don't know if its protecting me from cancer but i will keep using it as i get my own and it costs me nothing plus i like the taste! lots of info i read says it contains 4 to 5 times more anti cancer organic chemicals than rieshi , turkey tail, shitake mushrooms combined! with cancer on the rise, ill stick to my chaga tea!
 
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Currently, 1 out of 2 men and 1 out of 3 women will get cancer. I think it makes sense to use low cost, natural preventatives, like you're doing, Steve. Treatment after getting cancer is largely ineffective, and can cost $1 million or more. Then you still die a horrible, painful death.

I use many different ones. Turkey Tail is among them. I also use a lot of Asian foods like shiitake, shirataki, amla, macha, and I drink green tea. It's fun to try new things that are healthy.
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i agree that consuming multiple species is best but if i could have only 1 i would use the chaga. i will sometimes make a tea with multiple species when i find them. around here its chaga, turkey tail, birch polypore and rarely reishi. i also grow and eat a lot of herbs for their benefits also!
 
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John Saltveit wrote:This is an article from the Guardian in England.  Pretty interesting perspective. They only use the more famous mushrooms.  Check it out:

http://www.theguardian.com/lifeandstyle/2014/mar/02/could-mushrooms-cure-cancer

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these are all great but read up on chaga! the siberians been drinking its tea for centuries and have almost no cancer! a lot of them live to over 100 in one of the harshest environments on the planet! the russian scientists have made a extraction from chaga in the 1950's to use to treat cancer patients and also a cream for cosmoneaughts to protect them from radiation in space! it has the most antioxidants of any fungi! as well as many other beneficial organic compounds! do a search on it! its amazing!
 
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these are all great but read up on chaga! the siberians been drinking its tea for centuries and have almost no cancer! a lot of them live to over 100 in one of the harshest environments on the planet...

True enough, but i think that there is more to it than drinking the tea.
People in that region are also primarily eating from their lands.  Because of remoteness, and economy, they are consuming few, if any 'manufactured foods'.  You don't need a Master's degree in chemistry to read the ingredient list.  You pluck it out of the ground and consume it.

Cancers have rapidly spread throughout our populations with the spread of 'manufactured foods'.
 
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I think you're both right.  Healthy land, community, exercise, cold air is good for your body, chaga is widely noted. They can't get processed foods so they don't eat them.
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Don't forget maple syrup and baking soda. My niece was diagnosed with breast cancer about 10 years ago. Modern medicine did what it could but it was a native american medicine man that got her on chaga and turkey tail tea and also maple syrup/baking soda doses. She's doing great!
 
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If you read The Truth about Cancer or other alternative cancer sites, it is completely stunning how many natural foods, herbs and supplements can fight cancer.  I am using them as a preventative. After all, 1 out of 2 men and 1 out of 3 women will get cancer.  That's a lot of people. I don't want to join them.
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