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IV Hydration and Motherhood

It's safe to say that some health trends will continue to be around for years to come. IV therapy clinics started appearing in our markets not too long ago, and they have continued to grow. In the early years, it was considered cool to get IV therapy after a night out or for your wedding party to make sure everyone is on their game. But how can it help moms both pregnant and breastfeeding?

Specific Benefits to Mothers

Did you know that IV hydration therapy offers a wide range of health benefits for both men and women? This type of therapy has been shown to improve immunity, energy levels, moods, and more. In addition, IV hydration therapy can be beneficial for pregnant women and those who are breastfeeding.

IV infusion therapy helps to rehydrate the body and improve overall health. Anti-nausea medication can be added to drips which will quickly flush out of the mother's system making follow-up breastfeeding safe for the baby. Make sure you share your specific situation with our Paramedic or Physician so we can give an "Individualized Treatment Plan".

IV infusions restore balance to the body, providing vital nutrients and other components that may be depleted due to age or lifestyle choices. IV infusions are versatile, so they can be tailored specifically for each individual woman’s needs. Women who use IV infusions may experience increased energy, improved mood, better sleep quality, stronger immunity, and a reduction in stress levels. IV infusions can also help fight illness and provide relief from chronic pain caused by conditions such as arthritis and fibromyalgia. In addition, IV infusion therapy is known to reduce inflammation in the body which can lead to a healthier overall state of well-being.

Breastfeeding Moms

As a new mom, I know how overwhelming it can be and the last thing you need to worry about is making sure that you are getting enough fluids, electrolytes, and vitamins to stay healthy and hydrated. IV Infusion therapy can help by providing your body with these vital components quickly, allowing for faster recovery times than if taken in oral form. IV infusion has helped me boost my energy levels so I could make it through those long days of caring for a newborn!

Safe for Mother & Baby

With all the benefits IV infusion therapy can provide women with, it can be an excellent way to improve your fertility and overall health. IV infusions are also a great tool for tandem IV hydration therapy which helps ensure your body is adequately hydrated before conception and during pregnancy. IV infusion therapies have been proven to help increase libido, energy levels, and blood flow throughout the body which all play a role in conceiving. And because IV infusion therapy bypasses the digestive system, all of these much-needed vitamins, minerals, and amino acids are delivered directly to the organs that need them. So if you’re looking for another way to support your fertility journey or just want to boost your well-being overall, IV infusion therapy may be worth considering!

Plus, IV infusion therapy is completely safe for the mother and baby during pregnancy. IV infusion therapy helps settle nauseous stomachs, replenish fluids to prevent dehydration when experiencing vomiting, and boost nutrient levels in pregnant women who may be suffering from fatigue or morning sickness. All of these benefits make IV infusion therapy an ideal option for women looking for a natural way to cope with the changes and challenges of pregnancy.

So if you’re feeling fatigued or just not quite right during your pregnancy, IV infusion therapy could be a great solution to help get you back on track. It can provide fast relief while being a safe option for both mom and baby! Talk with your healthcare provider today about IV infusion therapy and how it could help you

Michael Lickteig NRP , LP, FP-C, MBA

Michael Lickteig, along with his wife Melissa, built Liberty IV Infusion Therapy to serve the North Texas community. Both Michael and Melissa are Nationally Registered Paramedics licensed in the State of Texas, and both hold National Board Certification as Certified Flight Paramedics. Their careers in emergency medicine span more than a decade working in prehospital emergency 911 and critical care transport, as well as on staff inside some of North Texas’ busiest emergency/trauma units serving both adult and pediatric populations.. Michael holds an MBA from the University of North Texas and Melissa a BS degree from the University of Texas Arlington. The Lickteig family has strong ties to the military and has established partnerships with retired veterans and first responder organizations dedicated to reducing the occurrence of suicide in these vulnerable groups. Their goal is to make care available and affordable to veterans, first responders, or anyone else who is struggling with chronic pain, TBI, or PTSD throughout the North Texas Region.

Melissa Lickteig NRP, LP, FP-C, BS



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