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Health Benefits of Chaga: Top 10 Reasons to Try It

by Anthony Ricciuto Health Benefits of Chaga: Helps to Reduce Inflammation Regulates Blood Sugar Fights Cancer Nature’s Vitamin Supplement Lowers Cholesterol Supports the Immune System Facilitates Healthy Skin Improves Digestion Relieves Muscle & Joint Pain Provides Energy Looking to enhance your overall well-being? Look no further than chaga, a powerful medicinal mushroom and natural medicine […]

What are Chaga Mushrooms?

Chaga mushrooms are a type of fungus that grows on birch trees in cold climates. They have been used for centuries in traditional medicine to treat various ailments. Chaga mushrooms are rich in antioxidants and have anti-inflammatory properties. They are also believed to boost the immune system and improve overall health. At Fiddlehead Heaven Forest Products, […]

How to Make Chaga Tea

For centuries people around the world have been drinking Chaga tea for its many health benefits. Unfortunately, there is much conflicting information out there on how to make Chaga tea. From brew times, to amounts, to cooling time – you’ll find lots of ‘he said, she said’ out there. For Hot Tea Bring 12 cups […]

Harvesting Chaga Mushrooms

To say I’ve been harvesting Chaga mushrooms for a long time is an understatement. I have been an avid wild foods forager (you have no choice when trying to feed a family of 15 in those days) since 1960, a mushroom hunter since 1987, and a professional hunter and buying agent for larger mushroom companies […]

Fiddleheads

WHAT ARE FIDDLEHEADS? All ferns can be called Fiddleheads, but only the Ostrich fern (Matteuccia struthiopteris) is considered to be an edible delicacy vegetable.  They are perennial (and pop up along with Dandelion Greens every Spring), grow fast and are harvested  before the fronds have opened to their full height.  They’ve a unique earthy flavor […]

Wild Harvested Chaga

We don’t just harvest wild Canadian Chaga, we have been drinking Chaga Tea every day for our own health since 2006! It was In 1999, while we were buying Chanterelle mushrooms for a larger mushroom company out of Richmond, B.C. that I heard of Chaga from a Russian Biology exchange student in the Queen Charlotte […]

Wild Turkey Tail Mushrooms (Tremates Versicolor)

http://www.christopherhobbs.com/webdocs/presentations/Medicinal-Mushrooms-2014.pdf https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00680667?term=Breast+Cancer+%26+Turkey+Tail+mushrooms&rank=1 http://bastyr.edu/news/general-news/2012/11/fda-approves-bastyr-turkey-tail-trial-cancer-patients https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3369477/ Now that you have done some of your own research, let me share with you some of my thoughts and conclusions on the subject while doing my own research since seeing and sharing the news about the FDA funding the research back in 2008 & 2012 to Bastre University  for which […]

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