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POSTED BY TORONTO FUNCTIONAL MEDICINE CENTRE
Did you know that our IV therapy Toronto lounge offers the Max Hydration Drip as additional support?
This is a type of infusion used to replenish much-needed fluids in the body; when combined with a healthy diet and exercise, it could impact optimal health.
Hydration must be sustained for countless reasons, including these:
Fluid intake should be part of our daily routine, but unfortunately for many, it’s not. Low levels of hydration can hinder energy levels, skin elasticity, cellular functioning, mental clarity, cognitive function, muscle recovery, physical performance, and more! For this article, the Toronto Functional Medicine Centre highlights facts about water consumption in the human body and novel ways to rehydrate.
Beneficial effects of hydration
Our bodies endure fluid loss daily from sweating, breathing and urination. And we lose fluids when we’re ill, especially due to vomiting or diarrhea. This means we must restock our liquid intake, and being cognizant of our levels of hydration is ideal – even when we don’t feel thirsty!
If drinking water is one of your daily challenges, keep these facts in mind:
Tips for replenishing fluids
So, what if you have trouble reminding yourself to drink fluids? Or what if you don’t like drinking water? Here are some tips:
Are you interested in IV therapy drips for optimal functioning? Next to rehydration, our IV Lounge uses intravenous infusion drips as adjunct support for chief health concerns linked to: autoimmune conditions, chronic fatigue syndrome, thyroid conditions, chronic stress, intestinal inflammation, brain fog, inflammatory bowel disease, electrolyte imbalances, post-disease symptoms, hair growth, oxidative stress, and other health concerns. Read below to learn about our private downtown clinic.
About our intravenous therapy
Inside our IV Lounge, patients may be offered therapeutic doses of nutrients via intravenous vitamin therapy. These hydrating treatments are offered as a personalized service; IV formulas are blended in line with your biology and the principles of integrative functional medicine. We cater to a variety of health conditions, so we administer different amounts of nutrients for IV therapy; these nutrients include high-dose vitamin C (ascorbic acid), vitamin A, vitamin E, glutamic acid, folic acid, N- Acetylcysteine, a combination of amino acids such as Serine or BCAA, major antioxidants, NAD+, and other essential vitamins and key nutrients. Booster shots with vitamin D and B12 are also available.
Take note: an initial consultation is mandatory when you become a new patient at the Toronto Functional Medicine Centre. Our health care team conducts a complete diagnostic session to rule out underlying conditions, understand your health history, lifestyle, and environment, and uncover lab testing. Once these key components are established, we customize your treatment plan! This may include various functional medicine therapies (i.e. allopathic medicine, naturopathy, acupuncture, nutraceuticals, herbal remedies, oral supplementation, etc.) and IV nutrient therapy may be included as adjunct support.
What are you waiting for? Nourish your body with nutrients and rehydrate in our IV Lounge! Let’s add key vitamins to your treatment plan. Call (416) 968-6961 to request IV therapy from the Toronto Functional Medicine Centre.
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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