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Reishi Ganoderma Mushroom

Reishi GanodermaReishi, or Ling zhi is the extract of the Ganoderma lucium mushroom.

This mushroom has been used in traditional Chinese and Japanese medicines for thousands of years, who place it in the highest class of tonic medicines, those who benefit the vital life energy.

Often recommended for conditions such as:

  •  anxiety
  • high blood pressure
  • bronchitis and asthma
  • insomnia

It is particularly renowned for its use in hepatitis and other diseases of the liver and for promoting longevity. Reishi is used to prevent “fatty-liver” and cirrhosis.

The Western focus on reishi is on the mushroom’s immuno-enhancing and anti-tumor activities, the exact mechanism is still unknown, but it is thought that the mycopolysaccharides contained in the cell walls may hold the key to the mushrooms medicinal properties

Purchase: Reishi Mushroom tablets

Olive Leaf

Olive leafOlive leaf is the leaf of the olive tree (Olea europaea). While olive oil is well known for its flavor and health benefits, the leaf has been used medicinally in various times and places. Olive leaf and olive leaf extracts, are now marketed as anti-aging, immunostimulator, and antibiotic agents. There is support for its antibacterial, antifungal, and anti-inflammatory effects. A liquid extract made directly from fresh olive leaves recently gained international attention when it was shown to have an antioxidant capacity almost double green tea extract and 400% higher than vitamin C.

You may Purchase:

Olive Leaf Extract Tincture

Olive Leave Extract Capsules