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What's in a Name?
It's often mistakenly called a mushroom, sponge, fungus, or a pseudo lichen. But technically, it's a living cluster of yeast and bacteria.
People all over the world use local, affectionate names:
- The Divine Tsche
- Fungus Japonicus
- Magical Fungus
- Pichia Fermentans
- Miracle Fungus
- Volga Spring
- Mo Gu
- Champignon de longue vie
Why is Kombucha so Loved?
Millions of people drink kombucha regularly. And more people are discovering it every day. The spread of kombucha's usage attests to its value as a medicinal tea and delicious taste. Throughout history, it's earned a reputation for:
- detoxifying the liver and blood
- reducing arthritic pain and menstrual discomfort
- strengthening the immune system
- reducing common stress
- relieving constipation
- reducing skin wrinkles
- regulating blood pH
- boosting memory ability
- helping prevent atherosclerosis
- preventing allergies
- promoting sexual excitation and stamina
- treating hypercholesterolemia
- reducing damage from free radicals
Learn more about the health benefits of kombucha.