Medicinal Mushroom, Ayurvedic Formulas, and Chinese Herbs
Shitake, Reishi, Pink Oyster, Fir Oyster, Morel, Cepe, Chanterell, Lion’s Mane, Maitake are some of the types of mushrooms you may hear about when seeking medicinal mushrooms.
You can reap health benefits by comsuming mushroom formulas such as organic, freeze-dried Maitake Capsules, Lentinula edodes extract (Shitake/Xiang
Gu, Flammulina velutipes extract (Enokitake/Golden Needle Mushroom), Ganoderma lucidum extract (Reiksi/Ling Zhi),
Mycosoft Precursor Nutrients for Immunotherapy. There are many types and forms of medicinal mushroom.
Side Effects of Medicinal Mushrooms
Are there any side effects to watch for, when taking Shitake Mushrooms? While most people can tolerate shitake
mushrooms, you may be on a larger dose than normal if you are utilizing Shitake to help your body fight cancer.
effects of taking larger than normal doses of Shitake Mushrooms can cause bloating, an upset stomach or diarrhea.
In general, when taking anything new you should watch for possible physical reactions such as rashes, trouble breathing,
etc. but this is not exclusive to Shitake Mushrooms. A general allergic reaction could happen with anything you are
allergic to, from milk to peanuts.
Ayurvedic Formulas – What is Ayurveda?
Ayurvedic Medicine definitely qualifies as a holistic health modality because it takes into account
levels of wellness beyond the physical. We can see this is true because Ayurveda acknowledges the effect of energetic
forces on the body, which in Ayurvedic Medicine, are called Tridoshas.
This focus works to balance these three doshas,
for health and wellness. The doshas are called Vata, Pitta and Kapha. Originating from India, Ayurveda is considered
by some “the first medicine.” Use of Ayurvedic Medicines has now circled the globe and people all over
the world enjoy the wholistic benefits of this ancient healing science.
If you are seeking Ayurvedic formulas, has a tremendous selection. They have guggul and other
cholesterol-lowering formulas as well as energy tonics, hair rejuvenators, digestive aids and detox tabs. Formulas
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Bulk Chinese Herbs
There are also hundreds of quality Chinese Herbs which offer amazing benefits including hard to find Abalone Shell, Aconite, Angelica, Anise, and Bitter
Melon for llowering blood sugar. It is one of the health applications of bitter melon so if you are taking prescription
drugs to control your blood sugar levels, you should talk with your doctor before adding bitter melon to your daily nutrition. Other Chinese herbs that are popular include Ash Bark,
Black Cohosh, Burdock, Camphor Gum, Cassia Seed, Chinese Yam, Chinese Lobelia, Dogbane and so on.
Holistic Health FAQ: What is Dogbane? Dogbane actually has toxic properties, apparently poisionous to dogs (hence
the name dogbane) but also contains a chemical called cymarin that was listed in United States Pharmacopoeia, a medical
text, until the early 1950’s as a cardiac stimulant. The entire dogbane plant was historically soaked in water and
used to combat intestinal worms, indigestion, and other conditions. If taking dogbane, it’s important to get it from
a reputable Chinese Medicine source and to follow instruction to the letter if using.