Mushrooms poisoning prevention
HOW TO PREVENT MUSHROOMS POISONING
Tips to prevent poisoning by mushrooms
It is very important to consider the following tips when picking mushrooms. These tips can help prevent poisoning caused by ingestion of poisonous mushrooms.
There are many legends about the consumption of mushrooms. Most of these legends are false and have been responsible for many poisonings.
More frequently mushroom pickers are more aware of the dangers of mushrooming when there is insufficient knowledge of a particular species. Still, there are many accidents, so it is necessary to consider a set of rules.
Among the most important ones, we can point out the following:
Do not eat a mushroom if you are not quite sure what species it is
This is the first and most important rule of all. Because of the toxicity of mushrooms one can not experiment on the wholesomeness of a species.
When we are not completely safe, it is best not to pick up a mushroom and, of course, not to eat it.
There is no home remedy to nullify or cure the toxicity of mushrooms:
So the only option is to abstain from eating poisoned mushrooms.
Do not rely on the legends about the edibility of mushrooms
Among the legends that exist about whether mushrooms are "good" or "bad", we can consider the following:
More information about mushrooms in the listing above.
This material is for informational purposes only. In case of doubt, consult the doctor.