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How Often Should I Visit My Primary Care Doctor for a Physical? Nov 1st, 2022

While you may already know that exercise and a healthy diet are important for good health, you may not realize the importance of a routine physical examination to your overall preventive care plan. Primary care providers recommend scheduling a general physical at least once a year. An annual physical provides an...

Is It Safe to Treat My Postpartum Depression with Ketamine Therapy? Oct 3rd, 2022

Ketamine is a unique medication that through novel pathways is shown to ease depression. People consider ketamine when they want to avoid traditional antidepressants, or when conventional antidepressants have failed to work.  Our team at ReNew Wellness and East Valley Serenity Health is dedicated to offering patients in the Gilbert, Arizona, area innovative wellness...

How Acoustic Pressure Wave Therapy Can Improve Your Sex Life Sep 7th, 2022

Erectile dysfunction (ED) strikes many men at some point in their lives. When it happens it can cause embarrassment, anxiety, and even depression. Fortunately, you don’t have to live with diminished sexual capacity. Today there are various therapies available, but most are short-term. Our team at Renew Infusions and East Valley Serenity Health in...

Common Vitamin Deficiencies and How IV Vitamin Therapy Can Help Aug 1st, 2022

Making sure your body stays healthy and gets the nutrients and hydration it needs can feel like a full-time job. Your body is, after all, a machine — a very complex and dynamic machine. Your body needs constant care and attention to continue functioning at its best. Your body needs...

Semaglutide for Weight Loss: Is it Effective? Jul 1st, 2022

For the past several decades, Americans have fought a losing battle against weight gain. Today, more than 70% of people in the United States are overweight or obese. At any given time, at least half of people in the U.S are trying to lose weight, mostly through diet and exercise. Despite this, rates of...

How Hormone Therapy Can Bring Balance to Hormone Levels Jun 7th, 2022

Hormones impact most of your body functions, and when they’re imbalanced, it can throw how you feel and function out of whack. Hormones control most of the major functions in your body, including energy, mood, and reproduction. Endocrine glands work together with your brain to secrete a precise level of...

I Have PTSD: Can Ketamine Infusion Therapy Help? May 9th, 2022

Post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) can have a devastating impact on your life. It manifests following a live-threatening traumatic event, such as physical or sexual assault, a natural disaster, or a war. If you or a loved one suffers from PTSD, the consequences can be severe. You may find yourself...

Why Having a Primary Care Provider Is So Important Apr 25th, 2022

Primary care physicians play a crucial role in keeping people healthy. In fact, an increase of 10 primary care physicians per 100,000 people is enough to significantly reduce patient death related to cancer, cardiovascular issues, and respiratory disease, according to a JAMA Internal Medicine study. The ability of primary care...

How Your Diet Impacts Your Mental Health Mar 1st, 2022

A balanced, nutrient-dense diet isn’t just good for your body; it’s also good for your brain. Research is fueling the concept of “nutritional psychiatry” and shedding light on the importance of good nutrition for mood and mental well-being. The team at Renew Infusions East Valley Serenity Health in Gilbert, Arizona,...

3 Reasons Why We Recommend Hormone Therapy Feb 28th, 2022

Millions of women and men experience a decrease in hormone production, and it can happen earlier than you may think. While hormones tend to decline significantly throughout your 40s and 50s, it can happen in your late 20s or 30s. When your hormones dip, you can experience a range of...

Helping a Loved One Through an Addiction Jan 6th, 2022

Finding the right approach to helping a loved one through an addiction can be challenging. If someone close to you is struggling with addiction, they're not alone. More than 20 million Americans are struggling with at least one addiction, yet only 10% reach out to seek treatment. Addiction is one...

Warning Signs of Bipolar Disorder Dec 5th, 2021

Bipolar disorder is a mood disorder characterized by emotional swings from manic highs to depressive lows.  If you have bipolar disorder, you may experience manic symptoms, such as increased energy and impulsive behavior, as well as depressive symptoms, such as feeling sad and worthless, and sleeping more than usual. If...

A Closer Look Into Our Wellness Labs Nov 8th, 2021

Preventive care is incredibly valuable. Taking advantage of preventive care could potentially save more than 100,000 lives each year, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Preventing diseases, or detecting them at the earliest stages, gives you the best chance for maintaining your health. The team at Renew...

Why Does Mental Health Matter? Oct 1st, 2021

Mental health is just as important as physical wellness. Many people know getting exercise, eating a nutritious diet, and visiting your health care provider regularly plays a role in staying healthy. However, mental health is an often overlooked aspect of overall health and well-being. The team at Renew Infusions takes...

What Are Vitamins and How Do They Impact Your Health? Sep 9th, 2021

Vitamins are organic substances your body needs to function properly. Every cell in your body uses vitamins and other nutrients to keep you healthy. In an ideal world, you’d get all of your necessary vitamins from foods in your diet. However, stress, injury, and illness can deplete vitamin reserves and...

How Ketamine Differs from Antidepressants Aug 16th, 2021

From the earliest antidepressant drugs until now, treatment for depression has made little progress. Some people have depression that is resistant to conventional antidepressants, while others complain of intolerable side effects. When you’re struggling with depression, you need hope.  The team at Renew Infusions in Gilbert, Arizona, is focused on...

How to Help a Loved One Get the Addiction Treatment They Need Jul 22nd, 2021

Helping a loved one get vital addiction treatment can be tough. Addiction often consumes the person affected, and is typically mentally and emotionally stressful for loved ones as well. Many times loved ones don’t know where to turn or how to help their family member or friend get the treatment...

Why Spravato® Is a Game-Changer for Patients With Treatment-Resistant Chronic Depression Jun 30th, 2021

If you’re living with treatment-resistant depression, or major depression with suicidal thoughts or actions, there is hope. Spravato®, a prescription nasal spray approved by the FDA in 2019, can help you feel better and get your life back. Mental health and wellness specialists Ginni Orava, MSN, FNP-C, and Kamee Witts,...

Do I Have Anxiety vs. Depression, or Both? May 27th, 2021

Anxiety affects 40 million people in the United States while depression affects another 17 million. You can experience them separately, and you can also experience them together. While these are different conditions, they commonly coexist. What’s more, anxiety can occur as a symptom of depression. Mental health and wellness specialists...

Fortify Your Immune System With IV Vitamin Therapy Apr 5th, 2021

With coronavirus running rampant during the past year, you know it’s important for you to keep your immune system as healthy as possible. However, with the hustle and bustle of life, it can be difficult to keep your body healthy enough to ward off nasty viruses and bacteria. You can...