Dr. Jonas Salk, one of the “gods” in the cult of pharmacology — a man who is credited with inventing the polio vaccine — has now been exposed as a medical criminal who conducted illegal medical experiments on mental patients.
Experiments conducted in China show that Poria decoctions can inhibit the growth of a variety of bacteria, including s. aureus, bacillus coli, and bacillus proteus.
It is also used to promote diuresis and treat loose stools or diarrhea.
Poria is considered extremely safe. The American Herbal Products Association has given polyporus, Poria’s closest relative, a class 1 safety rating.Up to date there are no known side-effects associated with long-term Poria use