The Difference Between Cordycep Sinensis and Cordycep Militaris

With the launch of our higher quality mushroom line comes some questions. One such question is what is the difference between Cordyceps militaries and the traditional Cordyceps sinensis, which we used to sell and is commonly sold in stores and … Continue reading


Cordyceps sinensis has quickly become one of the most popular adaptogens available. Its benefits range far and wide. Although this mushroom has been around for quite some time, it is now in high demand for its exceptional immune boosting qualities, … Continue reading

Polysaccharides and Beta-Glucans in Mushrooms

Before I got into medicinal mushrooms I had never heard of polysaccharides or beta-glucans, but these compounds are not unique to fungi, and instead are widely pervasive. There are very different functions among polysaccharides and even beta-glucans. The aim of … Continue reading

Breath of Life

By Mikayla Gibson The one constant we can collectively count on is the breath. Every moment we are inhaling the purest form of life. Now, we can go for moments, seconds, minutes, even lengthy minutes without oxygen; however, we must … Continue reading

Feeling Energy of Herbs

Today I’d like to tell you a bit more about feeling the energetics of your herbs. Unlike most companies, at Super Man Herbs we deal with powders and tinctures instead of pills or capsules. And for a good reason too. … Continue reading

What I Gathered at the 2015 Internation Herb Symposium – Part 2

By Zane Christopher If you missed Part 1, click here to read it.  Adaptogens: Herbs for Strength, Stamina and Stress Relief It was my great pleasure to attend this lecture by one of the authors of the book with the … Continue reading

How To Stop A Cold In Its Tracks

This is something I’ve used in the past to stop a cold dead in its tracks and it worked pretty well. It’s not the best experience for the senses, but it’s much better than sneezing, coughing and laying in bed … Continue reading

What is Healthy Immunity? We all long to be healthy. No one enjoys being sick or injured, enjoyment is never an issue here. So it is of utmost importance to have an immune system working at the highest levels. So … Continue reading

Benefits of Mushrooms

By Logan Christopher This past weekend was the 41st annual Fungus Fair in Santa Cruz, California. This was the second time I’ve gone to it. Its great for learning how to identify mushrooms, from the edible to inedible, medicinal to … Continue reading