The benefits of Cordyceps mushrooms have long been studied in China.
There are many Cordyceps benefits:
BOOSTING THE IMMUNE SYSTEM
Cordyceps is said to give an amazing boost for the immune system and helps the body to fight off illness and disease.
The immune system is boosted by its use. It stimulates the T-cells* which are the cells that naturally defend the body against any bacteria and viruses.
FIGHTS ALLERGIES AND ASTHMA
Studies done regarding respiratory systems* showed that the fungus improves, coughs, shortness of breath, and sleep. Those with more severe lung conditions benefited as well, with improved lung function and more energy. It also fights asthma and chronic bronchitis. The walls of the bronchial airways become relaxed as it is a natural anti-inflammatory.
Many athletes say that Cordyceps helps to improve their sports performance*. It has been observed in many trials that athletes who took Cordyceps actually preformed better than those that didn't. Though this has not been scientifically proven, many athletes think that trials are enough for them to begin ingesting the fungus. The mushroom also has antioxidant properties that help enhance the body's entire well-being and health.
PROMOTES BALANCED HORMONE LEVELS
It's also said to enhance sexual drive by helping produce more sex hormones. For women, it may help with infertility.
There are ongoing researches* about how it may help in more ways.