Cordyceps sinensis is native to Tibet and China. Cordyceps militaris is a closely related mushroom species that grows natively in the US rockies and Appalachian mountains known to have similar properties.
Benefits of Cordyceps
And the benefits are extraordinary! Cordyceps is adaptogenic. This means it helps the body to support itself in the face of many type of stress.* It balances hormones associated with stress and supports immune function.* It also contains potent antioxidants.*
Cordyceps offers all of the following properties:*
- Adaptogenic—helps the body resist negative effects of stress
- Enhances energy of the body
- Supports immune function
Side effects: Mild nausea can occur, but in general, side effects are rare, even with larger servings. Allergic reactions are rare.