Mushrooms are some of the most nutritious super-foods in the world. They have been used since ancient times to:
We take careful consideration into which mushrooms make it into our products. We uphold strict standards, so that all of our mushrooms are:
This beautiful toothed fungus is easily identified by its cascading tentacles and pure white color. Lion's Mane mushroom is native to North America, Europe, and Asia growing on hardwood trees. This mushroom is well known for providing support to the brain and nervous system. Unique nutrients such as hericinones have been shown to stimulate nerve growth factor (NGF) which is crucial in the maintenance and regeneration of brain cells (study). Prolonged use has shown drastic improvement in cognitive performance and mental retention (study). Our lion's mane is grown organically and handpicked at the peak fruiting stage for optimal levels of beneficial constituents.
Turkey Tail mushroom is polypore species found commonly throughout the world. It is used for immune system support as it contains a high number of special compounds known as beta-glucans. Beta glucans have been shown to stimulate our immune response, helping us to produce specialized immune cells which fight off bacteria and viruses. In Japan, an extract of Turkey Tail mushroom, known as PSK, is used extensively to strengthen the immune system of cancer patients.