It is often regarded that herbs from ones own bio-region are more naturally suited for us than herbs from other parts of the world. Therefore, here at Vital Traditions we seek to bring locally harvested medicinal mushrooms and plants into the fold as partners in the maintenance of our health. Working synergistically with Acupuncture and Zero Balancing, medicinal fungi and plants help to re-balance and deeply nourish our body, mind, and spirit.
Red Belt Tincture
Red Belted Polypore, (Fomitopsis pinicola aka mouncea) is a tremendous immune herb, used by many cultures throughout the world.
In a similar class with Reishi and other deep immune herbs, Red Belted Polypore also has a particular ability to help heal gastric inflammation
An ancient and potent herb traditionally used for deep immune support, allergies, adrenal fatigue & healthy aging, and to clear and calm the spirit.
Use liberally, especially to prep for cold and allergy seasons.
Reishi brings us closer to Nature, and connects with our deeper selves
Kick Ass Immune
My favorite remedy for myself and other adults - to be used when you feel the first signs of a cold or flu coming on, this formula helps the body clear the pathogen more quickly and efficiently.
Lions Mane Tincture
Long used in Chinese medicine as a digestive remedy for ulcers. Lions Mane is a potent herb for gastric health and integrity.
Modern research has shown it is a potent herb for the health, and even the potential re-growth, of our nerves. Used liberally for any damage to the nervous system, or for prevention of neural issues.
A well known replacement for allspice during colonial times, Spicebush is a perfect herb for slow, sluggish digestion.
Its warming, stimulating effects are also well known to help with candida in the body
Chaga is a potent mushroom, not only for overall immune health, but for many things.
It is also well known for its ability to increase brain function, immune activity, and has antiparasitic effects.
This Chaga is wildcrafted from various locations in the Appalachian mountains (Contraindicated with any kidney issues)
Turkey Tail Tincture
Turkey Tail mushroom is a highly valued herb, known for its all around immune support as well as its beauty.
Many studies have been done on immune potentiation, and it is best known for cancer research, as well as its cardiovascular, antiviral, and many other effects
Ginseng, Instant Tea
Burmeister ginseng instant tea has an excellent mildly sweet and earthy taste - a great caffeine-free alternative to coffee or tea that still gives a refreshing pick-me-up.
Savor its woodsy, bittersweet flavor alone or sweeten to your taste. The 5.6 oz jar of instant tea delivers 50 servings per jar. One teaspoon delivers 500 mg of 20% ginsenoside extract which is approximately 4-5X as potent as the ginseng root itself. Dissolves quickly in hot or cold water.
Sweet Annie Tincture
Sweet Annie is a powerful and delightful plant all around. Being one of the bitter and aromatic Artemisia's, it has a natural affinity for the stomach and assisting digestion. It is also used in Chinese medicine as an excellent herb to clear away "Summer heat," such as too much time in the sun or hot areas.
Moveover, this herb has gained much notoriety in the last decade for its very potent ability to help the immune system deal with malaria and malaria like diseases. Very good at helping the body clear blood level toxins and pathogens.
Kids Kick-It Immune
A superb remedy for when your child catches a bug. To be used at the first sign of infection
Kids Daily Immune
An excellent and highly effective daily support for a child's immune system. To be taken regularly during flu and cold season
Daily Immune for Adults
An excellent remedy to keep the immune system functioning at an optimum level - to be used any time you are around others who are sick, or during the whole of cold and flu season (start using the Kick-Ass Immune formula if you happen to feel any cold or flu take hold).
This formula helps your body keep clear of pathogens