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Cordyceps Benefits: 7 Research-Based Reasons to Try Cordyceps Mushroom - Lucid™

Cordyceps Benefits: 7 Research-Based Reasons to Try Cordyceps Mushroom

The nickname “zombie mushroom” makes Cordyceps sound like something of the dead, but these funky little fungi may actually have life-giving benefits. Sure, it’s endoparasitic, meaning that Cordyceps naturally grows on bugs in a parasite-like fashion, but modern researchers believe that Cordyceps’ benefits are unmatched by other functional mushrooms. In fact, cordyceps is easily the most popular nootropic mushroom for enhancing energy.  Curious to know more? We’ll break down everything researchers currently know about Cordyceps mushrooms below: Table of Contents 1. Cordyceps is a superfood.  2. It may boost athletic performance. 3. It may have anti-aging benefits.  4. It may...

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Cordyceps Dosage: What The Science Says Is Optimal (+ tips) - Lucid™

Cordyceps Dosage: What The Science Says Is Optimal (+ tips)

Cordyceps mushroom was, for a while, one of the most well-kept secrets of ancient medicine, originally being used by Tibetan herdsmen to combat the side effects of oxygen deprivation caused by working at such high altitudes. This endoparasitic-mushroom, meaning it grows on bugs, is even more powerful than we once thought, and today is being used all over the world to reap its oxygen and blood-flow-enhancing benefits.  Plus, modern researchers believe that Cordyceps may boost physical performance, help to slow or reverse the aging process, balance blood sugar, and improve heart health. Cordyceps is often considered the best nootropic mushroom...

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Kat Austin
Why We Chose Our Ingredients: What’s in a Lucid™ Stack? - Lucid™

Why We Chose Our Ingredients: What’s in a Lucid™ Stack?

Lucid™ is a mushroom+nootropic super beverage designed to support all areas of wellness while keeping you at the top of your game. Our unique, multifaceted formula supports focus, energy, immunity, and endurance, offering the boost you need without the crash and jitters associated with your typical caffeinated beverage or energy drink. In fact, it may be your path back from the brain fog and chronic fatigue trap of modern energy beverages. You know–the ones that boost you up with 300 milligrams of caffeine, offer no real support and leave your body and mind running on empty when they wear off. ...

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Kat Austin
What is Cordyceps? - Lucid™

What is Cordyceps?

Cordyceps often gets tossed right in the mix with other adaptogenic and nootropic mushrooms, but it’s easily one of the most unique classes of functional fungi in the world.  For starters, this “zombie fungi” is usually endoparasitic, meaning it lives and grows on bugs. Plus, it contains one bioactive compound you won’t find in other mushrooms–cordycepin–which may be the superpower behind cordyceps’ potential benefits, like improved athletic endurance, digestive support, immune regulating effects, stress relief, and more. In fact, cordyceps is often framed as the best nootropic for enhancing energy.  All in all, there is so much to understand about...

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