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Creepy-Crawly Cordyceps – the Scary-Looking Caterpillar Fungus

Creepy-Crawly Cordyceps – the Scary-Looking Caterpillar Fungus

You haven’t seen creepy until you’ve seen a Cordyceps mushroom. This medicinal mushroom is known as the Caterpillar Fungus for a reason. This thing actually looks like a caterpillar because the fungus gets inside of a [...]

Protect Kidneys after Angioplasty with Cordyceps

Protect Kidneys after Angioplasty with Cordyceps

A recent study by Tianjin Nankai Hospital in China found that medicinal mushroom Cordyceps sinensis could help prevent renal impairment in patients who underwent coronary angioplasty. Angioplasty is the process of widening blocked or narrow arteries, [...]

Cordyceps Medicinal Mushroom and Leukopenia

Cordyceps Medicinal Mushroom and Leukopenia

Can Cordyceps medicinal mushroom help improve white blood cell counts in leukopenia? In a research study done at the National Tsing Hua University in Taiwan, Cordyceps sinensis was found to help in the recovery process of [...]

Dr. Andrew Weil’s Guide to Medicinal Mushrooms

Dr. Andrew Weil’s Guide to Medicinal Mushrooms

Dr. Andrew Weil, MD, is known for writing and teaching on holistic health, as well as speaking as a guest on the Today Show, Oprah, Larry King Live, and has published a simple list of some [...]

Problems with Erection?  Troubles Getting Pregnant? Cordyceps Mushrooms Might Help!

Problems with Erection? Troubles Getting Pregnant? Cordyceps Mushrooms Might Help!

In 1988 Wan, F., et al., published a study according to which both animals and humans who consumed cordyceps mushroom were able to increase their natural sex hormones.   A year before , Huang Y, et [...]

History of Cordyceps Sinensis Medicinal Mushroom

History of Cordyceps Sinensis Medicinal Mushroom

From the mountains of Himalaya to your local supplement store, the Cordyceps sinensis mushroom has been used for thousands of years in ancient Tibetan and Chinese medicine.  Initially found only at attitudes of 7000 meters in [...]

Cordyceps and Beta Glucan Facial Cream… Anti-Aging Miracles from Medicinal Mushrooms?

Cordyceps and Beta Glucan Facial Cream… Anti-Aging Miracles from Medicinal Mushrooms?

Medicinal mushrooms like Cordyceps and Reishi, which have the all-important ingredient beta glucan, have been deemed by some as the “fountain of youth” in recent years due to their anti-aging properties. We are now finding that [...]

Cordyceps Sinensis Medicinal Mushroom Excellent for Athletes, Testosterone Levels

Cordyceps Sinensis Medicinal Mushroom Excellent for Athletes, Testosterone Levels

Cordyceps sinensis medicinal mushrooms may boost testosterone levels and improve athletes' performance.  Cordyceps is a Chinese fungus that grows on ants and caterpillars! Even though these are quite the rare delicacy in China, which is a [...]

Cordyceps May Increase Testosterone Levels

Cordyceps May Increase Testosterone Levels

Depending on the estimate, 5 to 15 million American men suffer from low testosterone levels.  This often leads to decreased sexual function and desire, infertility, impotence or erectile dysfunction, decreased muscle mass and even hair loss.  [...]

Low Testosterone? Cordyceps Medicinal Mushroom Might Help!

Low Testosterone? Cordyceps Medicinal Mushroom Might Help!

In an animal study, conducted at the Department of Cell Biology and Anatomy in the College of Medicine at the National Cheng Kung University in Taiwan, researchers Hsu, Huang, Tsia, Sheu and Huang set to find [...]

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