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Back to school germs.

Back to School Brings Germs Home

It is that time of year again when kids eagerly or for some, begrudgingly, head back to school. Unfortunately, unwelcome guests tend to tag along when your children return home from school. The unwanted guests are, you guessed it, germs! Returning to school leads to an inevitable rise in household germs. It is crucial to be prepared to combat these invaders. Continue reading as we explore why kids returning to school can bring more germs into the home. Plus, discover promising solutions if a family member becomes sick. 

Back to School and the Germ Dilemma 

Kids are known for their boundless energy and curiosity, making them excellent learners. Unfortunately, it can also make them unwitting carriers of germs. In school settings, they interact closely with classmates, share supplies, and touch various surfaces, creating a breeding ground for germs to spread. Whether it is the common cold or flu, these bugs can hitch a ride back home and quickly spread. 

Fortunately, there are proactive steps you can take to boost your immunity and safeguard your health.

Your Immune System’s Ally 

The sinus cocktail shot is gaining popularity as a powerful tool in the fight against illnesses brought on by seasonal changes and exposure to germs. The sinus cocktail shot is composed of 2 different types of steroids, optionally vitamin B12 or optionally Benadryl. It is administered directly into the bloodstream via a muscle injection to provide relief and support the immune system. 

Benefits of the Sinus Cocktail Shot  

  • Immune Boost: If Vitamin B12 is added to the cocktail shot, that can help boost your body’s defense against infections and boost energy. 
  • Quick Relief: The shot is administered directly into the bloodstream, it is better able to deliver medications directly to where they are needed most. This allows for faster relief from symptoms associated with your illness. 
  • Symptom Management: The sinus cocktail shot can alleviate symptoms such as congestion, headache, and fatigue. These are common when you have a virus and are battling an infection. 
  • Minimal Downtime: With its rapid effects, the shot can help you get back on your feet sooner, minimizing the impact of the illness on your daily life. 

IV Infusion Therapy 

Another ally for the immune system is intravenous (IV) therapy. It helps to restore balance and wellness when germs hit your home with vengeance. IV therapy has become a highly sought-after solution for individuals seeking quick and effective relief from various health concerns. Whether it is dehydration from the flu, fatigue, or other illness-related symptoms, IV therapy directly replenishes essential nutrients and promotes overall wellness. 

Benefits of IV Therapy 

  • Direct Nutrient Delivery: By bypassing the digestive system, the IV infusion delivers nutrients directly into the bloodstream, ensuring their immediate availability for cellular use. 
  • Hydration and Rejuvenation: IV therapy can quickly rehydrate the body, revitalizing energy levels and promoting well-being. 
  • Customized Formulations: We can tailor your IV treatment to your specific needs, whether you need immune support, energy enhancement, or recovery from illness. 
  • Efficient Absorption: IV infusion allows for higher nutrient absorption than oral intake, making it a valuable option for any of you needing a quick pick-me-up. 

Remember to instill in your children good handwashing techniques. Help them maintain good hygiene practices, and ensure a well-balanced diet to keep germs at bay. Combining these strategies will make you better equipped to face the challenges of the school season!  Staying healthy and thriving is important, and we’re here for you. 

Sinus Cocktail Shots and IV Therapy Near Me 

NexGen has a team of medical providers, including moms, who understand the influx of germs when school starts. We are always available to administer the sinus cocktail shot and provide IV infusion therapy to help you combat illness. We welcome walk-ins anytime at 7424 Us-64 W, Unit 118 in Bartlett, or if you have questions or would like to make an appointment you can call us at (901) 244-6631.   

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