Bernardo Chua, founder of Organo Gold, has become the authoritative voice on a better, healthier life by infusing drinks with Ganoderma Lucidum. Evidence abounds about this fungus, including cutting-edge research on how regular intake of this mushroom impacts health. Chua has expanded his original product selection of gourmet coffee and tea, to now include red and black tea, hot cocoa, and personal care products.
Since childhood, Bernardo Chua knew what we ingest was an important part of a healthy lifestyle, as well as keeping disease at bay. Chua mastered the concepts of utilizing traditional Chinese medicinal products to turn his products into an advantageous nutritional beverage. Organo Gold products are a fresh way of living because it promotes optimal health. So much so, Organo Gold was honored with several prestigious awards, including The Dangal NG Bayan Award. Chua was also awarded Outstanding Global Entrepreneur.
Understanding that good nutrition is the cornerstone of having a healthy lifestyle, Chua wanted to blend traditional Chinese medicinal ingredients with our favorite drinks that lure us everyday. He became a pioneer in adding Ganoderma Lucidum, also known as the Reishi mushroom, with coffee.
The Reishi mushroom has a number of active substances, and two substance groups have excelled in particular: polysaccharides and phytochemicals. Researchers have confirmed that there are more than 100 different highly effective polysaccharides in the mushroom, which work against the flu and several other viral diseases.
Tests have also found that this mushroom works as an anti-inflammatory and anti-bacterial agent. Sloan Kettering Cancer Center has performed clinical studies that have shown Reishi mushroom has agents that are active against various cancers. In fact, scientists around the world are studying how Reishi mushrooms impact antibody production, and how this can help with autoimmune diseases.
More and more scientists are exploring the medicinal impact of Ganoderma Lucidum, and using it during pre and post medical treatments.
Now one of the best known direct selling businessman, Bernado Chua has become a major player in the industry, thanks to thinking outside the box. Bernardo Chua spotted the potential of a beverage infused with Ganoderma Lucidum, and turned it into a multi-million dollar business.