Reishi Mushroom Powder
Reishi Mushroom known in Chinese medicine as the “King of Herbs” The Eastern world has been using Reishi for thousands of years. Ancient kings and emperors drank Reishi Tea as it was believed it's properties encouraged vigor and long life.
Reishi Mushrooms are one of the most revered herbs in traditional Chinese Medicine. They thought that the tea would increase their wisdom and happiness. Reishi mushroom is used for boosting the immune system. Other uses include reducing stress and preventing fatigue. Reishi, known as “Ling Zhi” in China, was referred to as the “herb of spiritual potency” and the “ten thousand year mushroom.” References to reishi extract’s use go back as far as 100 B.C.
Reishi Mushroom is a fungus that some people describe as “tough” and “woody” with a bitter taste. The fruiting body (above-ground part) and mycelium (filaments connecting a group of mushrooms) are used as medicine. The benefits of Reishi Mushrooms were historically well known. Reishi is also beneficial for people suffering from asthma and other respiratory conditions because it seems to have a healing effect on the lungs. They are good for building respiratory strength and curbing a cough. They can help support health in your heart as well as being an anti-inflammatory while also supporting joints, mind and a healthy blood pressure.
Reishi Mushroom Powder
- Ground Air-Dried Absorpbable Powder.
- Full Spectrum Reishi Benefits.
- Tea of Vigor & Longevity.
- Healthy joints.
- Beta Glucans.
- Immunity (Ganoderic acids).
- Heart Support.
- Energy (Anti-fatigue).
- Healthy lungs.
- Mood Guard.
Reishi Mushrooms Nutritional Richness
Scientists have learned one active ingredient is polysaccharides, which contain beta glucan. Beta glucan is known for its ability to enhance the immune system – in fact it is one of the strongest immune system supplements there is. Another ingredient in reishi is triterpenes. The type found in reishi mushrooms is a ganoderic acid that has been proven in studies to ease the symptoms of allergies by stopping the release of histamines. It also can improve the body’s use of oxygen and help the liver function better.
The benefits of Reishi Mushrooms are so well known and proven that you can get them in forms that are much convenient that slicing them up and cooking with them. You can buy them in Ground Powder form such as here , Dried Slices or even as an extract (See related products) In any of these forms Reishi Mushrooms can be used as a dietary supplement.
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Reishi Mushroom Gives
Antioxidants... These mushrooms are very strong antioxidants. Antioxidants protect the body from the negative effects of free radicals that are formed inside the body by daily exposure to the sun, chemicals, and pollutants. Reishis are proven to boost the immune system, especially when taken with other antioxidant supplements, Such as Vitamin C.
Respiratory... Reishis are also beneficial for people suffering from asthma and other respiratory conditions because it seems to have a healing effect on the lungs. They are good for building respiratory strength and curbing a cough. Remember Reish Mushroom has been used in Traditional Chinese Medicine for thousands of years.
Hormones... Reishi mushrooms work as adaptogens. They can help your body cope with stress more efficiently and help regulate hormone levels to optimize your health. Although research is currently limited to mostly animal models, studies indicate that reishi mushroom extract could help normalise levels of certain receptor hormones, which may be beneficial to our health.
Other studies show that it can protect and positively impact the endocrine system, which encompasses the glands throughout the body that are responsible for the production of hormones. This could have far-reaching effects on many aspects of health, as the endocrine system has a direct impact on metabolism, growth, sleep, mood and sexual function.
China's King of Herbs
An Ancient Power
Anti-inflammatory... Reishi mushrooms have anti-inflammatory properties and are therefore used sometimes for patients who have Alzheimer’s and heart disease. This is based on the idea that inflammation plays a part in each of these conditions. The pain that accompanies other inflammatory conditions like neuralgia and arthritis may also be lessened by reishi mushroom supplements.
Heart Health... As far as benefits for the heart, reishi mushrooms can improve the flow of blood to the heart and reduce the amount of oxygen the heart consumes. It can help to lower cholesterol and some of the ingredients may help combat high blood pressure.It's also worth knowing that one study on Reishi, examined its effects on 132 people with neurasthenia, a poorly defined condition associated with aches, pains, dizziness, headaches and irritability. Researchers found that fatigue was reduced and well-being was improved after 8 weeks of supplementing with Reishi.
Can Reishi fight Infections and Viruses? Reishi mushrooms are considered natural antiviral, antibacterial and antifungal substances thanks to the active compounds that they contain. For example, aside from relieving allergies, triterpenes offer protection against microbial, viral and fungal infections. Triterpenes can be found in many plant foods that taste somewhat bitter, a sign that they’re protective in nature and defend the plant against predators. Because Reishi Mushrooms can improve blood circulation and lower inflammation, they can help resolve infections more quickly, reduce pain and fight fatigue. Reishi mushrooms have been used to help treat symptoms and underlying causes of a number of health issues so it is worth exploring the research yourself.
Elixir of Immortality
Mushroom of Immunity
Ancient Purity's Ground Resihi Mushroom Powder is perhaps the easiest way to use (simply add to a smoothie or water) its dreid and ground and as you'll read below it has in some studies actually been the form of Reishi used with very interesting results. Today with the internet, many books and meeting with other like minded people we are able to learn more about how to boost and enhance our immunity. Ancient Purity believe the best way to activate the full power of the immune system is by consuming certain Superfoods, Superfruits and Superherbs, perhaps adding natural probiotics and cultured foods, whilst minimising toxins in food, eating pure, organic, raw-living foods and making appropriate healthy lifestyle improvements.
The Daoists consider Reishi an “Elixir of Immortality” that is celebrated for its ability to significantly improve the functioning of the immune system by protecting us from the onslaught of viruses, bacteria, internal invaders, pollution, chemicals, molds, and the toxicity that we are often subjected to in this modern world. Reishi Mushroom helps build up the body's “stress defense shield” creating feelings of well-being within in spite of outer stresses. Is it starting to unfold? the real supernatural power of this ancient herb.
Final Amazing Info on Reishi
As we have mentioned Reishi Mushroom is a staple of Traditional Chinese Medicine and has been for thousands of years, let's round up some more reasons why adding this ancient mushroom into your health and longevity routine. Reishi Mushroom is an adaptogenic herb, this means it helps your body fight off the negative side effects of stress. Similar to Chaga Mushroom, Reishi is rich in powerful antioxidants able to combat stress and may strengthen your defences against health problems.
But perhaps one of Reishi Mushroom's best-known functions is its ability to boost the immune system. Research shows that one of the mechanisms Reishi uses to achieve this is alteration of your white blood cells' inflammation pathways. Some research also suggests that Reishi Mushroom may reduce fatigue, anxiety and depression symptoms. This interesting study on Reishi Mushroom is really worth looking at too - Source - https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/22203880/
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Reishi one of the most revered herbs in Traditional Chinese Medicine.
- Reishi Mushroom - 100% Natural.
- Produced to ecological standards, free from agro-chemicals, non-irradiated and GMO-free.
- The recommended dose when using Reishi Mushrooms as a dietary supplement is 1 - 9 grams of the dried powder variety. Or as directed by your Herbalist or healthcare practitioner.
- Brand: Ancient Purity.
- Size: 200/400g (8.81/14.10 oz.)
- Package: Kraft Paper Pouch.
- Storage: Keep in sealed. Store in a cool dry place, out of sunlight. Must be kept dry, not allowing moisture in.
- Estimated shelf life from purchase: 1-2 years.
Q. Can I take Reishi with my other medications?
A. Yes. Reishi is a natural health supplement and there are no reported contraindications in over 2,000 years of study. However, all immune-modulating substances such as Reishi should be taken with care for patients undergoing organ transplants and using immunosuppressive drugs. It is always a good idea to consult a qualified health physician (preferably someone with experience in complementary health care) before consuming any dietary supplement.
Q. How soon can one see the results of taking Reishi?
A. Results can vary from individual to individual. Normally one can notice the benefits from taking high quality Reishi after about 10 days to two weeks. One can experience a significant difference with their overall well-being after taking Reishi continuously for two months. It is important for individuals to make Reishi a part of their daily routine for preventative health.
Q. What are the directions to take Reishi?
A. Reishi is best taken in the morning with an empty stomach. Drinking more water will also help enhance the effects of Reishi by helping the body get rid of poisonous waste. It is also recommended to take Vitamin C with Reishi as this will assist the body in absorbing the active ingredients in Reishi. Studies have shown that Vitamin C helps break down the complex polysaccarides into smaller manageable pieces that the body can intake.
Q. Should Reishi be taken only when one is ill?
A. No. Reishi can be taken at any time even when one is not ill. The primary benefit of Reishi is its ability to support and modulate the immune system to an optimal level. Hence, Reishi is beneficial even for a healthy person. It is best to make red Reishi a part of your daily routine for preventative health.
Q. How is Reishi different from other mushrooms?
A. While mushrooms such as shitake, maitake, and cordyceps, all share similar immune boosting properties, Red Reishi has also the longest history and has been known to be effective in the treatment of the widest range of health conditions. Unlike other mushrooms, only Red Reishi has many important compounds such as triterpenes (ganoderic acid) that gives Reishi its unique characterisic of being bitter in taste.
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