Chaga

Mushroom

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Also Called Indian Ginseng

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THE BENEFITS OF INONOTUS OBLIQUUS

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Chaga Mushroom was approved in Russia around the 1950's as a Cancer treatment. It creates in the body a host mediated response which allows chaga to carry out its work in what ever way that best suits us as an individual. It is said to have such an anti-viral effect it even battles HIV, and may even be used in some parts already to do so. Our Chaga is Wildcrafted, which means sourced from wild Birches in New Hampshire or other northern parts of the united states.

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THINGS TO BE AWARE OF

This information is intended for educational purposes only, and is not intended as medical advice or to replace independaent professional judgment. Statements have not been evaluated by the FDA. Consult a doctor before beginning any new herbs.

Cautions: Do not take when you are pregnant or nursing, there are other herbs that you should be using to supplement your nutrient intake during that time. Chaga interacts with Glucose or Insulin based drugs by inducing Hypoglocemia, or blood pressure dropping too low. Immune Supressant drugs interact with the mushroom due to Chagas' functions. Penicillin based drugs interact with Chaga, together they create an antaganist effect that can cause allergies. 

Anti-Cancer

Betulinic Acid, a constituent of Chaga, is cytotoxic and triggers apoptosis through a direct effect on the mitochondria of cancer cells. Apoptosis is the death of cells that occurs as a normal and controlled part of an organism's growth or development.

Anti-Candida-

Chaga promotes and protects the functions of the liver which busily processses Candida toxins. It has properties that help lower cholesterol, inflammation and blood presure through sterols and triterpenes. Chaga contains B and D vitamins and protiens which promote relief from stress, depression and fatigue which Candida sufferers deal with everyday.

Anti-Inflamitory

The Anti-Inflammatory and pain relieving properties of Chaga are thought to be the inhibition of Nitric Oxide Synthase (iNOS) and COX-2. An extract of Chaga reduced the oxidative stress in Lymphocytes from patients with I.B.D. 

Superoxide Dismutase

Chaga has the highest level of Superoxide Dismutase or (SOD) detected in any food or herb in the world! SOD is an enzyme that repairs cells and reduces the damage done to them by Oxidation, the creation of free radical in the body. SOD is found in both the dermis and the epidermis, and is key to the production of healthy fibroblasts (sikin-building cells)

Antibacterial-

Chaga Kills or inhibits growth or replication by destroying or suppressing reproduction of bacteria with: Betulinic Acid, Copper, Flavanoids, Inotodiol, Melanin, Triterpenes, Zinc, Sterols, Saponins, Magnesium, Lanosterol. To name a few.

Overall Health-

Chaga mushroom helps sharpen of vision, keep hair from becoming dry and brittle, shielding skin from damaging effects of suns UV rays. Chaga Mushroom adds life to the organs of the body, helps boost the immune system, and fights several other sicknesses as well as improving overall health of the individual who consumes it regularly. 

High Melanin Content-

Melanin or pigment is the material that the body produces to give the colors to the hair, skin, and eyes. The chemical compound of Melanin is effectively created through a process in which the amino acid tyrosine is metabolized. The effects of eye, skin, and hair color are affected by this depending on the amount of Melanin that is present in your body.