Cordyceps: Herbal Remedies For Kidney Disease

Cordyceps and Kidney Disease: Herbal Remedies For Kidney Disease, Cordyceps Mushroom, Herbs, and CKD Cordyceps is a type of mushroom that has shown to be very beneficial with kidney disease. Whether it’s in a pill or powder form, cordyceps supplements have shown to be extremely therapeutic for people with kidney disease. If you’ve just found […]

Benefits of Cordyceps and Medicinal Mushrooms

mushrooms have been used in traditional Chinese medicine for over 4000 years and are known as an “adaptogenic” food, meaning they help deal with stress and lower cortisol levels.  

Why Caterpillar Fungus Is So Expensive

Caterpillar fungus is a hybrid of a fungus that kills and lives in caterpillars. It has been used in traditional herbal medicine for many centuries but has gained popularity in recent decades. It can sell for up to 3 times its weight in gold. The high demand has driven up the price, which can be […]

Cordyceps: Are the Benefits Real?

Cordyceps is purported to hold a variety of therapeutic benefits. It is most popular for its reported ability to enhance energy and physical endurance, and improve sexual function and libido. Are these claims backed by scientific evidence? Also, is cordyceps safe? Are there any dangers to consuming Cordyceps?  

Cordyceps: attack of the killer fungi

Sir David Attenborough and the Planet Earth team discover the weird world of the Cordyceps; killer fungi that invade the body of an insect to grow and diminish the insect population. Fascinating animal and wildlife video from the BBC epic natural world masterpiece ‘Planet Earth’.  

Why Are Cordyceps So Expensive?

The herb cordyceps has taken the West by storm, with companies like Four Sigmatic and Gwyneth Paltrow’s Goop claiming it’s a mushroom that can boost your energy and heighten your sexual prowess. But the herb is actually a caterpillar fungus and has been used in traditional Chinese medicine for thousands of years. They’re only found […]

Cordyceps: The World’s Most Expensive Mushroom

The cordyceps is the most prized ingredient in traditional Korean and Chinese medicine. Worth three times its weight in gold, the mushroom (fungus) appears every year around May and June on the Tibetan Plateau, where families pack their bags and head to the mountains to harvest this valuable remedy. Summertime in Tibet is caterpillar fungus […]