How can mushroom act as an anti-depressant food?

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Mushroom is considered an excellent mood enhancer by blocking certain regions in brain. It also has significant action over neurotransmitters that activate the secretion of mood enhancing hormones. Here is a brief up on the same:-

-  Special compound found in mushroom called psilocybin is a great anti-depressant.

-  It helps in reducing the activity of thalamic region of brain and activates the posterior and frontal cortex of brain.

-   Helps in free flow of information.

-  Psilocybin attaches to the neurons and thus help in warding off anxiety.