What Is Cordyceps?
Cordyceps is one of the most popular natural remedies of traditional Asian medicine and is only consumed for its health benefits. Also known as Cordyceps sinensis, it is popularly referred to as ‘winter insect, summer grass’, a name that has to do with its development and fruiting. Cordyceps is special and scarce, and fetches a high price. In fact nomadic shepherds of Tibet call this mushroom their treasure.
Powerful benefits of Cordyceps
Unique composition of Cordyceps increase sexual appetite and fertility. It is considered a powerful aphrodisiac!
Compounds within Cordyceps balance the immune system.
- Beta-glucans – known to support the immune system
- Cordycepic acid supports liver and kidney health
- Ergosterol, the precursor of vitamin D
- Essential amino acids
- High in Vitamins B1, B2, B12, E and K
- Rich in minerals sodium, potassium, calcium, magnesium, iron, copper, manganese, zinc, selenium
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