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Enjoying an Active Summer without Spending Lots of Money

Posted on Thu, Jul 13, 2017

Summer is officially here. It has felt like a long and wet spring so it’s super refreshing to know that we’ve got a few months of warmth, sun, and heat to look forward to. Of course, summer also means the end of the school year, vacation plans, long lazy days, and the potential for boredom.

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Recent Research About AHCC and Cancer

Posted on Thu, Jul 06, 2017

 Cancer. An ugly word. A word no one wants to hear or talk about. Unfortunately, each and every one of us knows someone who has been impacted by cancer. You might in fact be fighting cancer. Cancer sucks. There is no other way to state it.

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Facts on Ticks and Lyme Disease

Posted on Mon, Jun 19, 2017

The Facts on Ticks and Lyme Disease

Ah, finally the warm summer weather is here. This means short sleeves, bare legs, and fun outdoors. This wonderful warm weather and the joy of being outdoors does come with a few precautions. You may have heard of ticks and Lyme disease but really didn’t pay much attention in the past.

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Tags: Ticks and Lyme Disease

Oh Nature – Thank You for Helping Us Feel So Good

Posted on Mon, Jun 05, 2017

We’ve said it before and we’ll say it again: there are so many benefits to being all-natural. Of course, this applies directly to AHCC, but did you know it also applies to the great outdoors and nature? Study after study has highlighted the powerful benefits that being outdoors can have on our health and well-being.

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HPV Infection in Close to 50% of Americans

Posted on Wed, May 24, 2017

We’re going to cut straight to the chase in this blog post: HPV (the human papillomavirus) is back in the news. In early April, a report was released by the National Center for Health Statistics that provided conclusions from a survey analyzing the rate of HPV in the adult U.S. population.

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It’s Time to Get Outside and Have Fun

Posted on Wed, May 10, 2017

The warmer weather is finally here and this means one thing: getting outside. We all tend to hibernate when it’s snowy, cold, and rainy but as soon as the bright blue sky and sunshine return, we’re all itching to get out and get moving.

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Tags: AHCC

Mindfulness for Your Immune System

Posted on Thu, Apr 27, 2017

Slow down. Relax. Take a breather. Enjoy the moment. Appreciate what you have. These are all very common slogans that we’ve all read on mugs, posters, Instagram posts, Facebook posts, and t-shirts. After a while, these messages might simply blend together. You think “I’ll slow down and take a breather when I have five minutes between work, working out, looking after the kids and laundry.”                     

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Spring Clean Your Body and Mind

Posted on Wed, Mar 29, 2017

Around this time of the year there is lots of talk, articles and videos about spring cleaning. Most of this focus is on spring cleaning your house – getting rid of the 10 extra black sweaters, 5 identical pairs of jeans, stacks of worn-out towels, and kitchen gadgets you used once. While this kind of spring cleaning is very cathartic and good for the community (donate these items – don’t throw them out!) – we don’t want you to neglect spring cleaning for your body and mind as well.

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AHCC and Autoimmune Disease: A Primer

Posted on Wed, Mar 22, 2017

Autoimmune diseases are becoming more and more common. The incidences of people being diagnosed with autoimmune diseases such as rheumatoid arthritis, Crohn’s Disease, Grave’s Disease, lupus, Sjögren’s syndrome, and type 1 diabetes are on the rise. While the exact known causes of these autoimmune diseases is hard to define, we do know that these diseases are all linked to an over-active immune system.

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Tags: immune system, AHCC, natural immune supporting supplements, adaptive immune system

Seasonal Affective Disorder and You

Posted on Wed, Feb 15, 2017


Ah February. For many of us this is a tough month. The highs of the holiday season are over, New Year resolutions are a thing of the past and now we’re faced with some grim weather. Rain, sleet, fog, short days, darkness, snow, ice, lack of sunlight - this is February.

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