I like to think of every medicinal mushroom as having their very own superpower. Some mushrooms are best for your brain, some are best for energy, and some are there just to help you relax.
But how can you know what mushroom is right for YOU? How do you know which one should be your everyday sidekick?
Take this fun quiz to find out what mushroom might be right for you.
Meet Your Superheroes
Let's meet the powerful team of mushroom superheros, and learn what makes each one so special.
Cordyceps: The Energy Mushroom
Need a stamina boost?
Cordyceps mushroom is commonly used for endurance, energy and athletic performance. It can have benefits for both the professional athlete and the weekend warrior.
If you are looking for an energy boost, or trying to find an edge on the competition, Cordyceps might be the mushroom for you.
Lion's Mane: The Brain Mushroom
This mushrooms sometimes even looks like a brain- which makes sense when you learn that it's used for, mental clarity, focus, and nerve function.
Commonly used as a nootropic, or "smart drug" Lion's Mane is used by high performance individuals looking to get a mental edge.
It's also used by people who suffer from age related memory loss and reduced mental capacity.
If you want to sharpen your mind, Lion's Mane might be your new best friend.
Chaga: The King Of Medicinal Mushrooms
You might have actually heard of Chaga- as it's becoming more and more popular as a tea or supplement.
Chaga is a powerful anti-oxidant, and is often used as an immunity booster, and to help detoxify and relax the body.
Are you looking to get healthier from the inside out? Chaga may be the mushroom for you.
Turkey Tail: The Immunity Mushroom
This mushroom is one of the most commonly found mushrooms in the forest, growing on logs and stumps in forest throughout the world. But it's benefits are anything but common
Used for centuries for various conditions, Turkey Tail is a powerful all-around immune booster.
Looking to keep you immune system strong all year? Get yourself some Turkey Tail.
Reishi: The Mushroom of Immortality
If Chaga is the "King" of mushrooms, Reishi is definitely the Queen- and probably calls the shots.
Reishi has been used longer than any other mushroom for it's functional benefits. It is thought to be beneficial for everything from anti-aging, to immunity.
If you are looking to have a good all-around medicinal mushroom that can build a strong foundation for overall health, Reishi is your best bet.
Maitake: Beta-Glucan Power
Maitake is not only a powerful medicinal mushroom, but is also a culinary delight.
It has been research for many health benefits, including controlling blood pressure, helping with weight loss, and supporting an overall healthy immune system.
If you are looking for a powerful mushroom packed with beta-glucan power (that is also super tasty) Maitake might be the right mushroom for you.
Not Sure? Try them all!
Of course, you don't have to choose just one. If you want to see if mushrooms can have a beneficial impact on your life, you can always consider trying a blend like THRIVE 6.
THRIVE 6 contains hot water extracts of all 6 powerful medicinal mushrooms in a convenient powder or capsule.