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POSTED ON MARCH 1, 2023 BY TORONTO FUNCTIONAL MEDICINE CENTRE
It’s not uncommon for fibromyalgia and chronic fatigue patients to opt for IV therapy in Toronto. This is because vital nutrients can offer beneficial effects for mood, energy levels, pain management, cellular function, and detoxification.
Fibromyalgia (FM) and chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) are known as complex health conditions. One of the reasons is that their symptoms appear to be significantly intertwined, causing difficulty in diagnosing a patient with one condition or the other. However, scientists are aware that there’s a difference between them as separate health issues: CFS sufferers have a significant lack of energy; they have some pain that’s not considered major, but it has a profound effect on their quality of life. On the other hand, fibromyalgia patients experience persistent, sapping aches, with or without significant fatigue.
According to research, fibromyalgia and chronic fatigue might be from a wide range of causes rather than one trigger. For an integrative functional medicine clinic like ours, supplements may be directed for tackling FM/CFS symptoms, such as exhaustion, cellular dysfunction, anxiety and digestive issues. We discuss this in the next section, along with how IV nutrient therapy works.
8 Vital Nutrients to Support FM and CFS Symptoms
At the Toronto Functional Medicine Centre, we can help you navigate treatments for fibromyalgia or chronic fatigue. Intravenous therapy may be advised for some patients due to malabsorption issues or an aversion to pills. When combined with a healthy lifestyle and other functional medicine therapies, IV therapy may contribute to optimal health and functioning.
To learn about IV therapy, supplements and other possible fibromyalgia/chronic fatigue treatments, become a new patient at our clinic today. Our integrative functional medicine tactics could promote beneficial effects, especially if you’re struggling with chronic illnesses. Our vitamin IV therapy menu consists of a personalized blend of nutrients, including glutamic acid, folic acid, vitamin A, vitamin C, a medley of amino acid building blocks, glutathione, NAD, and other essential vitamins and nutrients.
How we customize vitamin drip treatments
IV therapy drips are compounded daily to ensure that treatments are fresh, natural, preservative-free, and tailored for your chief health concerns.
Our customized health care can address nutritional deficiency, chronic illness, degenerative diseases, autoimmune conditions, blood pressure concerns, lack of energy, athletic performance, and more. This is why we adapt IV vitamin drips and therapeutic doses according to integrative functional medicine. This form of health care recognizes each patient as a unique entity; the goal is to treat the root of your health issue. In turn, this may promote symptom relief and disease prevention.
IV treatments can support optimal functioning and correct deficiencies, along with a healthy lifestyle and diet. When combined with integrative functional medicine therapies, you may be inspired to adhere to your health goals. At our clinic, patients have access to Western medicine (allopathic), naturopathic medicine, acupuncture, bio-identical hormone therapy, functional medicine lab testing (blood tests), and more.
If you don’t have adequate energy levels, it’s time to uncover the potential benefits of functional medicine and IV therapy in Toronto. Call 416-968-6961 to request your initial consultation or click here to send us a note.
Disclaimer: The information in this article is designed for educational purposes only and is not intended to be a substitute for informed medical advice or care. This information should not be used to diagnose or treat any health problems or illnesses without consulting a doctor. Consult with a health care practitioner before relying on any information in this article or on this website.
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