Cordyceps: The miraculous mushroom of traditional and modern medicine

Cordyceps, a treasure trove of traditional Asian medicine, is one of the most popular and fascinating natural remedies. Also known as Cordyceps sinensis and nicknamed “winter insect, summer herb” because of its unique life cycle, this fungus develops by parasitising insects. Its rarity and exceptional properties make it a highly sought-after product, particularly among the … Read more

Polyporus umbellatus: The little-known mushroom with exceptional virtues

Polyporus, often overlooked, is a treasure trove of mycotherapy, the science of the health benefits of fungi. In this article, we delve deep into the fascinating world of this forest mushroom, exploring its characteristics, its natural health benefits, and its use in traditional and modern remedies. This text aims to provide a comprehensive and up-to-date … Read more

Toxic mushrooms: The little-known dangers of the forest

Mushrooms, with their strange shapes and infinite varieties, are a source of interest for many nature lovers. However, behind their sometimes innocent appearance lie potentially deadly specimens: toxic mushrooms. This article explores the hidden dangers of mushrooms and their serious impact on health. We look at how to identify toxic mushrooms and their effects on … Read more

Mycoplasma pneumoniae pneumonia: Natural treatments that work for children

[Warning: The information presented in this article on natural treatments for pneumonitis in children, such as probiotics, bramble bud macerates, and essential oil chest balms, is provided for information purposes only and should not be considered a substitute for professional medical advice. Lung disease, particularly in children, requires accurate diagnosis and appropriate care by qualified … Read more

Reishi (Ganoderma lucidum): The versatile medicinal mushroom and its benefits in Mycotherapy

Does the idea of ​​using medicinal mushrooms surprise you? Take a deep breath and take the time to read what follows. Mycotherapy uses mushrooms used in oriental medicine for many years. However, it is only recently that Fungi reign has gained popularity. Do you know Reishi, this mushroom with multiple virtues , nicknamed the “  Swiss army knife  ” of the kingdom of Fungi? Let … Read more

Mycotherapy: the natural power of fungi


What is Mycotherapy? Mycotherapy is therapy using the fungal kingdom; that is, mushrooms, as medicinal elements. This term was coined by Researchers at Hifas da Terra in 2006 and since then it has been used worldwide to refer to therapy with fungi (or fractions of them) for health, prevention and integrative therapeutic support in various … Read more