NAD+ IV Therapy for Anti-Aging

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The body is an incredible system capable of maintaining itself through self-repair, strength building, fending off illness and much more. However, as the body ages its aptitude for these and other functions diminish. Fortunately, it may be possible to delay and, in some cases, reverse the degenerative effects of aging through effective supplementation. 

Nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide (NAD) is a natural substance that provides several anti-aging benefits. Experts suggest that appropriately supplementing with NAD may significantly improve various factors of aging. You can protect your body and help ensure its future wellness by learning about the powerful anti-aging benefits of NAD and how to best supplement with it.

Issues of Aging

The aging process affects virtually every system in the body. As such, age can affect numerous areas ranging from appearance to metabolic function. Unfortunately, the insidious decline of wellness brought on by aging can be difficult to identify in its early stages. Often it is not until a major issue arises that one is made aware of the powerful impact of aging.

Some of the most telling signs of aging are neurological conditions such as dementia, cognitive issues, lasting fatigue, and increased susceptibility to sickness. Sadly, many have come to accept these and other age-related issues as an inevitability. However, studies show that a naturally occurring substance called NAD may be able to alleviate or reverse these and other forms of age-related dysfunction.

How Does NAD Combat Aging?

NAD is a coenzyme found naturally in every cell of the human body. NAD is an important part of metabolic activity and is involved in numerous chemical processes throughout the body. These processes influence many different areas of health including cognitive function, digestion, energy level, mood regulation, and mental clarity. Studies suggest that NAD may even directly influence the aging process through various mechanisms. Some the most notable being DNA repair, telomere maintenance, immune regulation, and cellular revitalization. 

DNA Repair

DNA health is a highly influential factor of aging. Broken or damaged DNA strands can cause mutations and irregularities in genes thereby accelerating the aging process. Normally, when DNA is damaged, an enzyme called PARP-1 is released to repair it. However, to properly repair DNA, PARP-1 requires a significant amount of NAD. Therefore, without an adequate supply of NAD, DNA damage may accumulate over time and contribute greatly to age-related dysfunction. Studies suggest that by maintaining appropriate NAD values, the body is better equipped to maintain DNA integrity thereby slowing the aging process. 

Telomere Maintenance

Telomeres are long repetitive strands of DNA located at the end of chromosomes. Every time a cell replicates itself, the telomere thread shortens. Cell replication is essential for maintaining bodily function. As such, some degree of telomere loss is expected as the body ages. However, excessive telomere loss may be indicative of accelerated cellular degradation and aging. NAD may be able to prevent or reverse severe telomere shortening by supporting the function of proteins called sirtuins. Sirtuins increase telomere length thereby facilitating healthy cell replication and dramatically improve multiple symptoms of aging.

Immune Regulation

The immune system is a powerful regulator of wellness. Unfortunately, as the body ages, immune activity can inappropriately increase or decrease in a process known as immunosenescence. The occurrence of immunosenescence depends greatly on mitochondrial activity. NAD has significant influence over mitochondrial function as well as inflammatory pathways involved in immunosenescence. Because of this, maintaining appropriate NAD values helps prevent age-related immune malfunction, autoimmune disorders, and other symptoms associated with aging.

Cellular Revitalization

A primary component of aging is the loss of cellular energy. An energy deficit in cells can cause systemwide fatigue that contributes to an array of health issues. One of the primary factors of age-related energy loss is the disruption of the electron transport chain. NAD plays an essential role in maintaining this pathway responsible for pulling energy out of the foods we consume. Studies show that improving NAD values helps regulate this pathway and may completely restore its function thereby encouraging better energy extraction and cellular activity. 

General Benefits of NAD

Through influencing important regulatory processes such as those discussed above, NAD provides a wealth of age-related benefits including:

  • Alleviating fatigue
  • Bolstering energy level
  • Improving memory and focus
  • Increasing physical ability and muscle building
  • Restoring skin health and appearance
  • Reversing the effects of aging
  • Slowing the aging process
  • Supporting brain health, rejuvenation, and functionality

All of these benefits and more may be acquired by supplementing with NAD.

Combat Aging by Safely Supplementing with NAD

NAD values decline with age. In fact, studies show that by the age of 50, the average individual may only retain half of the NAD they had in their youth. Worse still, by the age of 80 it is expected that an individual will only retain 1 to 10 percent of the NAD of their younger years. Some experts argue that this decline in NAD is a strong contributor to many age-related ailments and malfunction. However, studies suggest that effective supplementation can counteract NAD loss thereby alleviating symptoms of aging and potentially increasing lifespan.

Intravenous supplementation is considered one of the best and easiest ways of increasing NAD values. NAD IV therapies deliver a saline solution containing a concentrated dose of NAD directly into the bloodstream. This allows for the highest degree of bioavailability and facilitates near immediate cellular utilization. Furthermore, there is minimal risk associated with NAD IV supplementation. 

Alleviate Symptoms of Aging and Support Your Future Wellness with NAD

Many consider the negative effects of aging to be inescapable. However, this may not actually be true. NAD is a naturally occurring substance that is involved in several age-influencing processes. Studies show that increasing NAD values through intravenous supplementation can help delay or reverse common issues of aging. By restoring NAD values, you may be able to improve various factors of aging such as immune function, DNA repair, and cellular rejuvenation. Each of these elements discourage the degenerative effects of aging while promoting greater longevity.

Support your wellness now and in the future with NAD IV supplementation. Give us a call at 877-508-1177 to schedule your NAD IV!

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