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The Infusion of Wellness

Fueling your well-being and the Intriguing World of IV Therapy

In the awe-inspiring landscape of Sun Valley, its world of wellness continues to evolve especially with IV therapy, which has gained popularity for its rapid delivery of fluids, nutrients, and medications directly into the bloodstream. Many people find it beneficial for medical conditions, hydration, and nutritional support. 

Guiding us through this intriguing therapy is Ryland Mauck-Duff, BSN, RN, a seasoned expert in the field and founder of EXTEN IV. The allure of Sun Valley, renowned for its active lifestyle and attraction to wellness, sets the stage for an exploration into the potential of Intravenous (IV) therapy.

Understanding the Basics

At its core, IV therapy involves the direct infusion of fluids, nutrients, and medications into the bloodstream. The immediate absorption bypasses the digestive system, offering a rapid replenishment for concerns ranging from dehydration to muscle fatigue. Ryland Mauck-Duff, emphasizes the holistic nature of IV therapy, positioning it as a complement rather than a replacement for overall health.

From Tradition to Trend

With roots dating back over a century and a resurgence in popularity pioneered by Dr. John Myers in the 1950s, IV therapy has transitioned from a hospital setting to a more accessible option for seekers of well-being. The "drip lounge" experience, as Mauck-Duff describes it, has become a symbol of democratized self-care, catering to those seeking relief from various ailments.

In response to an increased focus on health and well-being post-pandemic, IV therapy's appeal has come to Boise. EXTEN IV, has expanded its reach from Sun Valley to Boise, bringing the essence of the drip lounge to Treasure Valley residents. This move aims to make IV therapy more accessible, encouraging individuals to take charge of their health and wellness.

As we navigate the intriguing and growing interest in IV therapy, we find ourselves at the intersection of tradition, meeting modern wellness practices where healing is an art, and well-being is a continual exploration. Ryland Mauck-Duff's expertise offers a compass for those intrigued by the mysteries and possibilities within the fascinating and rising acceptance of IV therapy.

It is a great resource for individuals looking for a recovery boost or to improve their overall health with additional vitamins, electrolytes, and hydration.

— Ryland Mauck-Duff, BSN, RN