Immune System Support

Today more than ever we should strive to improve and protect our immune system. Our immune system is constantly under siege and being challenge by cold, flu, allergies and autoimmune complications. Setting up an immune system support program is vital to preventing illness and slowing down aging. A good program is based upon diet nutrition and healing teas. For every ill there is a tea that heals.

Some of the special herbs that we recommend at life is healing are listed below. It is also important to know how when to take these herbs. The herbs must come from a reputable source and be of the highest quality.

Huang Qi/ Astragalus root: Huang qi is a popular qi tonic in many herbal formulas. This herb is similar to the famous ginseng but has a particular affinity for boosting immune health and supporting the upper body. Astragalus Tea finishes mild, with an earthy flavor and a hint of sweet. It’s fabulously drinkable, and because there is no known toxicity, can be enjoyed throughout the seasons. Many plant medicine practitioners encourage drinking Astragalus Tea preventatively during flu season. You can also if preferred purchase the powdered form by clicking here

Reishi/ Ganoderma lucidis:
 Reishi mushroom has many health benefits, but it is most commonly known as an immune tonic. It can be used both preventatively to prevent disease, as well as in conditions like cancer to keep the body strong during treatment.  Known as the Mushroom of Immortality, the Reishi mushroom enjoys an ancient reputation as somewhat of a miracle fungus. Revered as the most powerful tonic in the field of Traditional Chinese Medicine, this rare medicinal mushroom is considered a foundational substance, a tonic that practitioners recommend enjoying daily.  If you are seriously ill, we recommend that you use the most potent form which is the Reishi Spore Oil

Chaga Mushroom: Chaga is a natural Biological Response Modifier (BRM), which means that it was designed by nature to strengthen and restore the body’s natural immune system support response against infections. It has one of the highest ORAC (Oxygen Radical Absorbance Capacity) of any substance found on Earth. ORAC is a unit developed to measure antioxidant content and values. Chaga Mushrooms value currently even outranks Acai, Blueberries, and even Turmeric. In the last 50 years, Chaga Mushroom has also been researched for its adaptogenic effects on the body. The effect that this mushroom has on the body and mind is one of balance and harmony. It helps the body recalibrate while simultaneously giving it a subtle boost of energy.