Nursing Tips

Supplements: Tips for Storing and Taking Them for Best Results

Supplements: Tips for Storing and Taking Them for Best Results

Supplements: Learn how to store them and how to take them for best results. Proper storage of nutrients is vital in order to maintain potency for our patients. It’s also vital that you follow a few simple rules when taking them as well, for best results. Patients need to know that our individualized compounded nutrients […]

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Odor Sensitive Patients like Scented Desiccant Packs

Odor Sensitive Patients like Scented Desiccant Packs

Odor Sensitive Patients: Patients with pyrrole disorder and undermethylation, especially those with high pyrroles, tend to have a heightened sense of smell. This makes ingesting their programs challenging. In the past we’ve suggested wiping down the capsules, washing out the container and airing it out to help dissipate the odor. A new option that has […]

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Trouble Swallowing Capsules? Use a Straw

Trouble Swallowing Capsules? Use a Straw

Trouble Swallowing Capsules: Capsules are tricky to swallow because they have a tendency to float. If you struggle with compliance due to a gag reflex, try using a straw to swallow those capsules. This is a tried and true method for many of our patients. Placing a capsule on your tongue and sipping water through […]

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Nauseous After Morning Dose? Tips for Patients

Nauseous After Morning Dose? Tips for Patients

Alleviate symptoms of an upset stomach from your morning dose by using ginger. If you suffer from nausea after taking your morning dose, there are a couple things you can do to help avoid that feeling. Most patients who have morning nausea can simply avoid the feeling by eating more food just prior to taking […]

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Titration Tips for New Patients by our Nursing Staff

Titration Tips for New Patients by our Nursing Staff

Titration Tips: This article is for new patients who have had their initial phone consultation with our nursing staff, and have been advised to titrate. What is titration? High doses of nutrients are required to effect a change to your biochemistry. Titration is the process of starting slowly and working your way up to Mensah […]

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