Chaga mushroom (Inonotus obliquus) is fast becoming one of the most popular and well known of all the medicinal mushrooms currently available.
The top five most well known medicinal mushrooms probably being Reishi, Cordyceps, Lions Mane, Turkey Tail and Chaga.
Used for hundreds if not thousands of years by wise and insightful humans to help treat various ailments.
Chaga was also a means of creating fire using early flint spark tools and could be used to transport fire from one camp to the next.
It is not hard to see why it has gained so much popularity in the past as well as our modern times.
So what is all the fuss about?
Raw Reishi mushroom powder is awesome right? If I were to eat anything but Reishi in it’s purist form eg ground up raw Reishi mushrooms, I would be losing out on it valuble nutrients?
Well in a word NO. And in two words HELL NO!
Find out how not to waste your hard earned money on useless raw Reishi mushroom powders.
If you have been to our website before you will know that we love medicinal mushrooms! Not just a little bit but lots and lots and lots and lots and lots and lots ( you get the idea)
And we think every human on the planet should take them to improve their health and well being.
But what if you are not human?
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Sweet Chestnuts are a delicious Autumn and winter food and if you search your local woods are totally free. Not only are they great to eat but they also help aid digestion, improve kidney function and boost the bodies store of Jing or essence according to Chinese medicine.
Lion’s Mane mushroom may not be the one of most well known medicinal mushrooms on the planet but this could all be about to change due to it’s many amazing health benefits, especially those relating to the brain and mind. Below are five health benefits definitely worth knowing and if you forget them straight away, maybe Lion’s Mane is definitely for you!
Stress is a response your body creates when you’ve overwhelmed your nervous system. The body becomes flooded with chemicals that prepare you to either fight or run away. These stress responses are natural and are there to save your life in a dangerous situation. However, when stress occurs for the small things in life, it wears your body down and you can suffer consequences like high blood pressure.
What does Cordyceps do for the body? For those of you out there who are unfamiliar with medicinal mushrooms and especially Cordyceps this is a very valid question and one I hope to answer succinctly for you. Cordyceps is a wonderful herb learn more now and read on.