Ganoderma, fungus that grow on wood and also known as Red Mushroom, belong to mushroom family. To date 38,000 varieties of mushrooms have been found in the world, out of which 2,000 are edible and 200 have medicinal values. There are about 80 speices of ganoderma mushrooms, out of which six have medicinal and theraputic values. Ganoderma is a Greek term combining the words ganos (γανος or "shining") and derma (δερμα or "skin"). They are Lignicolous (or wood-decay fungus) and Coriaceous (or leathery) either with or without a stem. The fruit bodies grow in a fan-like or hoof-like form on trunks of living or dead trees.
Ganoderma Lucidum is called the "King of Herbs", because it contains more than 200 active elements, or important nutrients and phytochemicals, having theraputic value. Ganoderma is the most popular food supplement with four basic therapeutic functions: scanning, cleansing, balancing and rejuvenating. It works at cellular levels not only as an anti-toxin, but also an anti-bacterial/anti-viral compound. It has no toxins, or side-effects, even in prolonged use, and has valuable overall normalizing function or is not specified for any disease or organ. It has been used for hundreds of years as a health promotion and treatment strategy.
Works to scan toxins and bacteria/viruses from cells within 30 days
Assists to cleanse toxins and bacteria/viruses from cells within 30 weeks
Helps balancing body by restoring and regenerating cells and normalizing functions of the organs
It has anticancer, antioxidant, antibacterial, antiviral and antifungal effects
Effective in improving the functions and protection of liver
Supports in reducing blood cholesterol and blood sugar
Defends digestive system and helps recover from gastric injury including ulcers
Boosts immune power
Macronutrients: Amino Acids, Carbohydrates, Dietary Fiber and Enzymes;
Micronutrients: Vitamins B3, B5, C and D, and Iron, Phosphorous and Calcium; and
Phytochemicals: Polysaccharides, Adenosine, Triterpenoids, Organic Germanium, Fatty Acids, Ganoderic Essence, etc.
Ganoderma can be taken by anyone, except newborns. Please consult an expert/doctor/food supplement specialist for precautions and dosage. Visit www.reishi.com for more information.