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The Science of Mushroom Anatomy: Mycelium & the Fruitbody

The Science of Mushroom Anatomy: Mycelium & the Fruitbody

Host Defense® Talks with the Expert – Jerry Angelini talks about why we use beneficial mushroom mycelium and fermented substrate in ALL of our supplements. Jerry Angelini is Head of Science Education at Fungi Perfecti® and Host Defense®. He has...

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Elderberry Plus Syrup: Elderberries and Mushroom Mycelium

Elderberry Plus Syrup: Elderberries and Mushroom Mycelium

Host Defense® Talks with the Expert – How Elderberry Plus supports an engaged and balanced immune system.* Jerry Angelini is Head of Science Education at Fungi Perfecti® and Host Defense®. He has a Masters of Science and Rehabilitation Medicine degree...

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Mushrooms and the Immune System

Mushrooms and the Immune System

From cognition and mood support to energy and stamina, each mushroom species used in Host Defense® Mushrooms™ supplements offers a unique range of potential health benefits. But one thing that each species has in common is the ability to offer...

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Our >10X Commitment to Being Climate Positive

Our >10X Commitment to Being Climate Positive

As a result of the efforts by this dedicated team, we have committed to not only being carbon neutral, but climate positive! What does climate positive mean? We’re proud to say that as of 2020, Fungi Perfecti and Host Defense are climate positive, offsetting more than 10 times our baseline emissions: >10X Climate Positive.
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Our Commitment to Health and Safety

Our Commitment to Health and Safety

In light of the quickly evolving global health crisis created by the Coronavirus (COVID 19), we want to take this opportunity to share the steps we have been taking here at Host Defense and Fungi Perfecti.We are closely monitoring the...

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Mycelium Comes to Life With Paul Stamets!

Mycelium Comes to Life With Paul Stamets!

Paul Stamets sits down with After Skool to talk about why Host Defense® uses mycelium in all our mushroom supplements. At Host Defense®, we're dedicated to furthering research on mushrooms, mushroom mycelium, and finding new and innovative mycological ways to support human and planetary health.
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Primordial Pops

Primordial Pops

Happy Valentine’s Day and MUSH LOVE from Host Defense®! Nothing says ‘I LOVE YOU’ like mushroom mycelium and CHOCOLATE Host Defense® Primordial Chocolate™ Strawberries What you’ll need: 3 bars of Primordial Chocolate™ 12 large Strawberries 12 Marshmallows 12 Bamboo Skewers...

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2019 Milestones

2019 Milestones

Check out what we've been up to in 2019! We've got company highlights, sustainability efforts, media appearances, and research reports for you in one succinct graphic. More to come in 2020!
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