The herb Ganoderma lucidum has been used in China since the Ming Dynasty. In China, they refer to Ganoderma as "the superior herb" because it has many medicinal uses. Since then, scientists from Japan, Korea and the United States have all done research on Ganoderma lucidum, and they support China's findings.
Ganoderma lucidum can detoxify many parts of the body including the blood. When the blood is cleansed, it will result in better blood circulation that will regulate blood pressure and decrease the chance of heart disease.
The detoxification of the body from Ganoderma lucidum also means the body will have more energy, you will sleep better and have less fatigue.
Ganoderma lucidium contains a substance called polysaccharides used to strengthen the immune system. With a stronger immune system, you are more likely to fight off disease.
Ganoderma lucidum strengthens the respiratory system, which will decrease the chance of bronchitis, asthma and other lung illness.
Ganoderma lucidum contains substances called organic germanium, triterpenes and polysaccharides. These substances strengthen cancer-fighting cells called lymphocyte and macrophage.