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What to Know About Vitamin B-12 Injections September 15, 2020

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Vitamin B-12 injections have become increasingly popular in recent years, as people are starting to prioritize their overall well-being. The treatments are administered by health and wellness professionals and provide a wide array of benefits. If you want to improve your physical health and boost your immune system, getting these injections may be the solution.

What Vitamin B-12 Does

This nutrient contains cobalt, which is needed to help the body make red blood cells and support the nervous and immune system. Many people do get enough of it.  However, many of us are not getting enough in our daily diets, or are unable to process what we do intake. Vegetarians,vegans,those who eat a poor diet, consume large amounts of Alchohol, or are under increased stress, may not be getting adequate amounts.  Seniors or those who have had have gastrointestinal surgeries or disorders often can not metabolize this nutrient through their digestive system. 

vitamin b-12 injectionsAlthough B-12 is naturally present in some foods, like beef liver and clams, many people take a supplement to ensure they get enough of it. However, orally ingesting B-12 isn’t the most efficient way to get this nutrient since it must attach to a protein in the stomach before absorbing into the bloodstream.

The Benefits of Injections

If you don’t consume enough of this nutrient, consider getting vitamin B-12 injections. The treatment will be administered directly into the muscle tissue, bypassing the stomach, and lengthy absorption process.

These safe injections help prevent the common symptoms of B-12 deficiency, like decreased cognitive function, anemia, weakness, fatigue, and dizziness. In addition to avoiding deficiency, the treatments may improve mood, reduce stress, improve sleep, and increase metabolism, which can help with weight management.

 

If you want to enjoy the benefits of vitamin B-12 injections, turn to Cheeks Pilates and Skin Care in Wailuku, HI. This Wellness studio has helped residents throughout central Maui enhance their well-being with over 25 years of experience. It even has a wellness injection bar, where your body can receive direct access to nutrients, like B-12, taurine, glutathione, and lysine. Visit the website to view their list of treatments, or call (808) 866-7096 to schedule a free consultation.