6 Medicinal Mushrooms You Need to Know – and the Health Benefits of Each

6 Medicinal Mushrooms You Need to Know – and the Health Benefits of Each

The humble mushroom has been used in Eastern medicine for thousands of years and is becoming more popular in the West. Years of scientific research have demonstrated their many health advantages—they are undoubtedly a superfood that can positively impact your health.

In this article, we take a deep dive into six of the healthiest and best-tasting mushrooms you should be taking right now.

Why We Love Maca

Why We Love Maca

The maca root has been used for thousands of years as a natural aphrodisiac and herbal medicine. Now, research today is beginning to confirm what people have known for centuries: this little root is a powerhouse when it comes to sex drive, mood, energy, and overall vitality.

Here are all of the many reasons we love the maca root, plus how to reap the maca benefits by choosing a good supplement.

The Best Herbs for Menopause

The Best Herbs for Menopause

Menopause and its pre-cursor, perimenopause, bring about major changes to your sex hormones (estrogen and progesterone), and the resulting symptoms can be uncomfortable. The good news is that this life transition is a natural one, and there are also plenty of natural remedies for hormonal imbalance during menopause.
What Are Adaptogens and Which Ones Should You Be Taking?

What Are Adaptogens and Which Ones Should You Be Taking?

If you’re a health and wellness freak (like us!), chances are you may have already heard of adaptogens. More than just a buzzword in the wellness world, adaptogens are purported to have many benefits, such as helping your body and mind adapt to life’s stressors. If you are curious about what they really are and which ones you should be taking, here we bring you the long and short of it.

Signs That You Might Be Magnesium Deficient

Signs That You Might Be Magnesium Deficient

Magnesium is a tiny-but-mighty powerhouse of a nutrient. In every single cell in your body, this mineral is quietly working behind the scenes, assisting your enzymes in a ton of important chemical reactions that keep everything running smoothly.
Getting to Know Ashwagandha

Ashwagandha: An Amazing Adaptogen

The world’s great holistic health systems incorporate many elements, including acupuncture, massage, exercise forms, meditation, and careful attention to diet. However, herbs are also a major factor, because they contain unique phytochemicals, each of which supports vital body functions. The goal of these herbs is to promote balance between body, mind, and soul. One of the most amazing of these herbs is Ashwagandha.

What is Adrenal Fatigue?

What is Adrenal Fatigue?

Have you ever felt consistently stressed out? Sadly, chronic stress is a common side effect of being human in the modern world. But as ordinary as it may seem, chronic stress isn’t exactly natural. When you feel stressed on a more-or-less regular basis, real health issues begin to emerge.

November 29, 2021
The Road to Restful Sleep

The Road to Restful Sleep

Depending on who you are, you might look comfortably forward to bedtime, or dread it. Sleep is a great thing when it comes easily and lasts through the night, but not so much if you have trouble getting or staying there. So, why do we sleep? Because that’s when you heal and when your mind and body recharge. Without regular rest, your brain cannot function efficiently, and if your brain’s not working, neither can anything else.

Women & Hormonal Health

Women & Hormonal Health

When women look to better their health, not only are they doing it for themselves, but to nurture generations to come. Women’s health encompasses more than general mental and physical health – women must also look at hormonal health.

September 27, 2021
Mushrooms for a Natural Energy Boost

Mushrooms for a Natural Energy Boost

The “Energy level” we speak of in common conversation pinpoints how you feel on the exhaustion scale. We have low energy when we don’t feel up to riding our bike, go for a swim, or play a round of golf. Alternatively, when you’re focused and ready for whatever comes, you have “energy to burn.” If low energy is not resolved, it can stress essentially any bodily system. So, if you’re even a bit short on energy, it’s important to resolve it. This is where mushrooms can help!

6 Simple Ways to Reduce Stress

6 Simple Ways to Reduce Stress

In the ever-busy modern world, life moves at an amazingly fast pace. And sometimes we get tangled up in what we’re doing, and we get stressed out because we can’t quite keep up. Wouldn’t life be so much easier without stress?
May 31, 2021
Establishing Work-Life Balance: Working from Home

Establishing Work-Life Balance: Working from Home

A year ago, working from home became a new norm for several people. Hoping that it wouldn’t be a permanent change, not everyone was quick to adapt and still some may struggle. But many people have found that they actually thrive working from home – it all comes down to finding a good work-life balance.