Chaga medicinal mushrooms are rich in antioxidants, which slow the production of free radicals in the body. This assists with cell renewal, which can help keep you looking and feeling young.
Other reported benefits:
- Can lower blood pressure and cholesterol
- Cancer-fighting properties
- Immune system support
All Touchwood mushrooms are 100% organic, chemical free and contain 100% total fruit body.
Chaga mushrooms (or Inonotus Obliquus) grow on birch trees throughout the northern hemisphere. They resemble a dark lump and are distinguished by a growth of orange tissue.
Chaga is a nutrient dense super food linked to slowing the ageing process caused by oxidative stress.
Chaga contains many antioxidants that may reduce low density lypo protein (LDL) the so-called bad cholesterol. They also fight agains cardiovascular disease.
A growing field of research highlights Chaga’s ability to prevent cancer and slow its growth.
Studies have shown that Chaga could slow the growth of lung, breast and cervical cancer cells in a petri dish. A 2009 study found that tripertines (the compounds found in Chaga) caused tumour cells to self destruct. More human studies are needed.
Chaga antioxidants could lower blood pressure and prevent poor cardiovascular health.
Chaga has displayed immune boosting characteristics and the ability to fight inflammation in the body.
Treating people with chaga mushrooms can prevent them from experiencing the side effects of other treatments such as chemotherapy, radiation and various other medications prescribed for chronic illness.
As always, consult your doctor before using any supplement.