Medicinal mushrooms are effective healers. For centuries they have been prized for their extensive list of vital nutrients; from Vitamin D, to Biotin, Pantothenic Acid, Selenium, to Copper, and Riboflavin. These nutrients are linked to everything from improved cardiovascular health to hormonal regulation. Mushrooms are adaptogens, which means they don’t target anything specific, but instead, they communicate with the body to and adapt their healing properties to target your unique needs. Although medicinal mushrooms don’t get you high, their effects are nothing short of magic.
Cordyceps have historically been used by older people to reduce fatigue, boost strength, & increase sex drive. Woohoo. Their antioxidant qualities encourage anti-aging effects & promote youthfulness and vitality. They do so by increasing the body’s production of the molecule adenosine triphosphate (ATP), which is essential for delivering energy to the muscles.
Chaga is known for its incredibly long list of nutrients and vitamins including Vitamin D, B-Complex Vitamins, Potassium. It’s also celebrated for its potency of antioxidants, known to target high levels of free radicals and promote the elimination of toxins and oxidants. The resulting effects are an ability to decrease oxidative stress and prevent cell damage.
One of the most important effects of the Reishi Mushroom is its positive effect on the immune system. Like all of our mushrooms, Reishi is known to be immunoregulatory, especially by means of increasing white blood cell count -- an essential component of fighting off disease and illness in the body. Reishi has been shown to help with fatigue and depression, and improved quality of life