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Lion’s Mane Coffee (Benefits, Taste, & How to Use It) - Lucid™

Lion’s Mane Coffee (Benefits, Taste, & How to Use It)

Lion’s mane coffee–a therapeutic beverage made from a rare nootropic mushroom–is gaining traction thanks to purported benefits, like enhanced focus, increased energy, and neuroprotective properties.  If you’re new to the medicinal mushroom game and want all the mushroom coffee details, you’re in the right place. Here’s what you need to know about lion’s mane coffee benefits, how to use it, and more: Table of Contents What is Lion’s Mane Coffee? Lion’s Mane Coffee Benefits (Research) What Does Lion’s Mane Coffee Taste Like? How is Lion’s Mane Coffee Made? Mushroom Coffee Quality How to Drink Lion’s Mane Coffee When’s the best...

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Kat Austin
The Best Mushroom Coffee: What to Look for & Where to Buy - Lucid™

The Best Mushroom Coffee: What to Look for & Where to Buy

Once an enigma, medicinal mushrooms have soared in popularity as researchers have unlocked the secrets behind their age-old health benefits. With increased demand comes increased supply, and more and more manufacturers are bringing their own mushroom supplements, especially mushroom coffee beverages, to the market. This is both good and bad for consumers–there are plenty of options out there, but not all of them are good.  So, how can you tell if a mushroom coffee is any good? And what do you need to look for in a mushroom coffee supplement to ensure you’re getting the most health benefits? Lucky for...

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Kat Austin
Which Nootropics Actually Work? 15 Smart Drugs Backed by Research - Lucid™

Which Nootropics Actually Work? 15 Smart Drugs Backed by Research

Nootropics, also referred to as “smart drugs,” are a class of substances thought to help improve cognitive performance.  Some of these substances are thought to help improve conditions characterized by cognitive decline, like dementia. However, many are also thought to help improve memory, focus, creativity, energy, and processing speeds in healthy adults, which explains why nootropics are gaining so much traction in today’s high-demand society.        But which nootropics actually work? The truth is, they all work differently for different people, but there are some tried and true remedies that may serve as a good place to start....

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Kat Austin
Mushroom Growth Cycle: All You Need to Know Explained - Lucid™

Mushroom Growth Cycle: All You Need to Know Explained

Mushrooms are mysterious little creatures–neither plant nor animal, but so incredibly necessary and useful for our ecosystem. In the wild, mushrooms grow in complex, webbed patterns beneath the forest floor and sends signals to surrounding plants, helping them exchange nutrients and water. In captivity, mushrooms make for nutritious food and powerful medicinal supplements.  As unique as the mushroom kingdom is–so are the stages of mushroom growth. Whether you want to grow mushrooms on your own or just understand a bit more about these magical little creatures, you’ll want to understand the stages of a mushrooms' life cycle.  Here, we’ll break...

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