You likely know that IV therapy has been used in hospitals for decades. It can help individuals who are dehydrated or who need medication or nutrients delivered directly to their bloodstream. Now it is becoming popular for individuals to use this therapy in order to improve their health outside of a hospital setting. Here are some things you should know about the treatment and some of the benefits that it can provide.
How IV Therapy Can Help You
There are various forms of therapies that can be delivered through injections. The type of injection that will benefit you will be based on your health and your goals.
One of the main reasons why you would want to consider this for a treatment as opposed to taking oral supplements or vitamins is because of the way it is absorbed into the body almost right away. When oral supplements are taken, much of the vitamins and nutrients are flushed out through the digestive system. They are not able to reach the cells that need them the most. This problem becomes even worse if a person has an issue with their digestive system that makes absorption of nutrients even more of a challenge.
One of the ways that IV therapy is being used is to help individuals who are fighting the signs of aging. Unfortunately, everyone is exposed to toxins on a daily basis. In addition to this having a negative impact on a person’s health, it can negatively affect their appearance. When the right mix of antioxidants and vitamins are used, an individual will have just what is needed to fight some of these signs of aging. This may lead to healthier skin with fewer blemishes.
Are you concerned about cold and flu season coming around? You may decide to use this therapy to boost your immune system. You may have had the experience of taking extra vitamin C orally in order to boost your immune system with the end result being an upset stomach. When vitamin C is injected into the bloodstream, it does not have the same effect.
If you work out on a regular basis or your job is physical, it is likely that you lose some of the vitamins and minerals that you need as you are sweating. These can be replenished with IV therapy. Additionally, the right mixture can be used to address tired muscles or spasms. Athletes have also used it to combat exhaustion.
Contact Us to Learn More
Are you interested in learning more about IV therapy? If so, reach out to the experts at PRMEDICA, located in Cabo San Lucas and San Jose del Cabo. Contact us today to schedule an appointment and get started!