What is Cordyceps militaris ?
Over 60 kinds of Cordyceps species are found in China. Among them, only Cordyceps sinensis and Cordyceps militaris have been utilized for their medical values. While the Cordyceps sinensis (nicknamed "winter grass, summer worm" grows in the southwest of China, Cordyceps militaris (nicknamed "north winter grass, summer worm" grows in the North East. Since ancient time, the two precious species herbs are known to be the best natural substances to increase stamina and restore other physiological functions. Consequently, they have been used as excellent adjuvants to immune, urinary, nervous, endocrine, cardiovascular, and respiratory system and cancer treatment.