REISHI (Gandderma Lucidum)

Known in Traditional Medicine as the “Mushroom of Immortality”, Reishi has a variety of attributes. Reishi acts as an immune potentiator and immune modulator – helping to balance and down regulate an overactive immune system. Reishi has also been studied for its cardiovascular health benefits. Considered a “superior adaptogen”, Reishi assists in adapting to mental and physical stressors.

CORDYCEPS ( Cordyceps Militaris)

Improves vitality and endurance naturally by supporting respiration, oxygen delivery and ATP synthesis. Cordyceps supports aerobic endurance in athletes and research related to general vitality in senior populations gives this mushroom species broad appeal. Cordyceps is also known for its ability to increase circulation and enhance male sexual performance.

CHAGA ( Inonotus Obliquus)

Often referred to as the “King of medicinal mushrooms” , Chaga has been used extensively by Trading Healers in North America, Europe & Asia for centuries. Chaga contains a complex array of bioactive compounds with significant antioxidant and immunity-supporting activities.

HIMEMATSUTAKE (Agaricus Blazei)

This tropical species is native to Brazil and is known for its high content of polysaccharide compounds and beta glucans. Studies show beta glucans stimulate activity of natural killer cells and increases immunity. Agaricus Blazei is also known for its effects on triglycerides and cholesterol management.

ANTRODIA (Antrodia Camphorata)

Native to Taiwan, Antrodia has an abundance of research related to its liver protective and immunity-enhancing qualities.

KING TRUMPET (Pleurotus Eryngii)

High levels of the antioxidant L-ergothioneine, a naturally occurring antioxidant amino acid is found in both the mycelium and fruit bodies of King Trumpet. L-ergothioneine is the only antioxidant that has been found to have its own cellular transport mechanism. King Trumpet is also been researched for its positive effects on cholesterol management and bone health.

LIONS MANE (Hericium Erinaceus)

Reported in many studies to stimulate the synthesis of nerve growth factor (NGF), a protein that promotes the growth and normal function of nerve cells. NGF is important for cognitive and neurological health.

MAITAKE (Grifola Frondosa)

Maitake contains an array of 1, 3/1, 6 beta-D glucan compounds that have a positive impact on immune function. Maitake has also been shown to help support healthy blood sugar levels and reduce insulin resistance.

TURKEY TAIL ( Trametes Versicolor)

One of the most researched of all the medicinal mushrooms for its powerful polysaccharides. The beta glucans and other nutrients found in Turkey Tail support immune health.

SHIITAKE (Lentinula Edodes)

Shiitake is an excellent culinary mushroom species with significant therapeutic properties that include liver, cardiovascular and immune support. New research on the properties of active ingredients in Shiitake has expanded the use of this mushroom to include applications ranging from oral health products to detoxification support. The National Institute of health has recently supported a grant to the City of Hope for an epidemiological study on the health effects of Shiitake.