Embraced by Eurasians for centuries and found throughout boreal forests‚ Chaga (Inonotus obliquus) grows primarily on birch trees. Studied and treasured worldwide for its health-enhancing and antioxidant properties‚* Chaga is a unique species‚ and the focus of recent and ongoing scientific research. Host Defense® Chaga Extract uses Certified Organic mushroom mycelium‚ with a full spectrum of constituents: polysaccharides (beta glucans‚ arabinoxylane‚ glucose‚ xylose‚ galactose and mannose)‚ glycoproteins‚ ergosterols‚ triterpenoids and other myco-nutrients‚ which are essential for Supporting Natural Immunity.* Benefits: • Maximum antioxidant support against daily free radical damage* • Host Defense’s advanced culturing techniques of the mycelium preserve a wide array of full-spectrum constituents • Host Defense’s use of Chaga mycelium‚ as opposed to the indigestible sclerotia‚ allows for nutrients to be provided in a fully bio-available form • Sustainably grown without adversely affecting the native mycoflora These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). These products are not meant to diagnose‚ treat or cure any disease or medical condition. Please consult your doctor before starting any exercise or nutritional supplement program or before using these or any product during pregnancy or if you have a serious medical condition.