What is Heavy Metal Detoxification?
We are exposed to heavy metals through our diet, medications, and the environment. It is probable that we all have heavy metals building up in our bodies. It is only when the level of metals becomes too high that someone begins to have the symptoms of heavy metal poisoning. Chelation therapy is the best way to remove those toxins and allow the body to return to its healthy state.
Symptoms of heavy metal intoxication can include general changes like brain-fog, depression, mood changes, insomnia, loss of memory, and fatigue. They can include changes in the nervous system such as tics, tremors, or gait changes. Symptoms can include changes in circulation that result in cold hands and feet. Symptoms can also include inflammation and decrease in immune function so you have more colds and cases of flu, muscle and joint pain, and headaches. This is only a partial list of heavy metal poisoning symptoms.
Chelation therapy is the administration of chelating agents to remove heavy metals from the body. Chelation therapy has a long history of use in clinical toxicology. Poison centers around the world are using this form of metal detoxification.
For the most common forms of heavy metal intoxication, those involving lead, arsenic, or mercury, there are a number of chelating agents available. Dimercaptosuccinic acid (DMSA) has been recommended for the treatment of lead poisoning in children by Poison Centers around the world.
Other chelating agents, such as 2,3-dimercapto-1-propanesulfonic acid (DMPS) and alpha lipoic acid (ALA), are used in conventional and alternative medicine.
Health and Wellness of Carmel is a leading clinic in the mid-west providing heavy metal detoxification. If you think you might benefit from this form of therapy give us a call and let our caring doctors discuss this therapy with you!
"Great first experience with getting a facial with Bre. I would highly recommend."- B.B. / Facebook / Jun 11, 2021
"I thought my journey with Lyme and Hoshimotos was hopeless until I found Health and Wellness of Carmel. The doctors, nurses and staff are so nice and welcoming! They have so much knowledge and are willing to take the time to share! They walk every step with you! I’m so happy and grateful that my path lead me to this amazing group of individuals! Thank you all! ❤️"- Anonymous / Facebook / May 20, 2021
"I thought my journey with Lyme and Hoshimotos was hopeless until I found Health and Wellness of Carmel. The doctors, nurses and staff are so nice and welcoming! They have so much knowledge and are willing to take the time to share! They walk every step with you! I’m so happy and grateful that my path lead me to this amazing group of individuals! Thank you all! ❤️"- A.D. / Facebook / May 20, 2021
"The Med Spa services are top notch! I had IPL and saw results after one treatment. Brianna and Sarah listened to my skin concerns and helped me determine what treatment would be best. I have always felt overwhelmed with all of the treatment options out there and this helped me determine what might work best for my skin. I definitely recommend the med spa services!"- L.F. / Wellness / May 04, 2021
"I absolutely loved my experience with Brianna Foster, Medical Esthetician. Brianna did such a fantastic job with my facial and dermaplaning. I will definitely be back to see Brianna!"- A.D. / Google / Apr 30, 2021