WHAT RESEARCHERS & USERS SAY ABOUT ....Ganoderma Lucidum, Lingzhi (in Chinese) Red Reishi (in Japanese) or Red Mushroom
Apparent from the influences and necessities of modern times, people are beginning their realization of going back to the basics, to the natural, and to the sustainable alternative organic approach. Despite the advances brought by technology having made life easier to people, many are still looking for better alternative medication that are proven to be more effective in the long term and in their most natural of form, like Ganoderma Lucidum or commonly known as "Ganoderma" or "Gano."
The Chinese since ancient times have always regarded Ganoderma as the "Miraculous King of Herbs." Ganoderma Lucidum is highly-revered for its medicinal properties that help improve human body's natural healing ability while helping its user to maintain good level of health. In addition to promoting longevity, Ganoderma Lucidum has unique properties that contribute much to the strengthening of the immune system.
Although rare in the West, Ganoderma Lucidum has been worshipped as a kind of herbal medicine the emperors of the great Japanese and Chinese dynasties drank with their special teas and mushroom concoctions to achieve greater vitality and longer life. Ganoderma Lucidum was also believed to be evident in the "elixir of eternal youth" that the Taoists since ancient times have constantly been searching for.
Commonly known by its many names like "Ling zhi," (Chinese) and "Reishi," "Mannentake," (Japanese) among others, Ganoderma Lucidum, for hundreds or even thousands of years, is renowned as powerful medicinal fungi because it has properties often associated with health and healing, long life, knowledge, and happiness. Since ancient times, it is recognized that the Ganoderma Lucidum in Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) was considered so promising that its medicinal value has been attested in a 2,000-year old Chinese Medical Text - known as an authentic textbook of Oriental Medical Science. For years, Ganoderma Lucidum have long been integrated in the history of folk medicine for contributing much to curing cancers of all sorts and for showing positive effects to the development of the immune system.
In contributing a lot to the treatment of various diseases without any side effects, Ganoderma Lucidum has also become popular because of its promising properties that might extend life span while invigorating the body metabolism and enhancing the immune system.
Ganoderma Lucidum's efficacy in the medical field is quite impressive, but from scientific point of view, little is known about this medicinal mushroom in terms of biochemistry and pharmacology and ultimately in terms of clinical experience. Although it's therapeutic effects in the treatment of cancer has yet to be fully documented, Ganoderma Lucidum is still recommended as a preventive medication because of the absence of unfavorable side effects. While people from different walks of life take interests and contribute a lot in the rediscovery of herbal treatments as alternative medication, the popularity of Ganoderma Lucidum increases steadily.
Under the extensive research continuously done by so many scholars, as well as the cooperative analysis and clinical experiments conducted by people in the hospitals, inside the colleges and universities, and even by pharmaceutical manufacturers, Ganoderma Lucidum's contribution as an effective medicine is becoming clearer and defined. And like in ancient China where Ganoderma Lucidum is considered not just a symbol of 'prosperity and peace' or an 'item of tribute', the so-called 'miracle herb' is now also seen by the people in the modern world as a potential elixir for immortality.
Emerging evidence on how Ganoderma Lucidum helps the body works more effectively, efficiently and optimally, has encouraged the people who do these extensive and never-ending researches to continue the search for Ganoderma which has given a brighter view to humanity on its conquest for longevity.
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