Peptides are short chains of amino acids that play vital roles in various biological processes. Peptides are essential building blocks for proteins and are crucial for maintaining the body’s structure and function. At Align Body & Wellness in Tulsa, Oklahoma, Shannon Kibble, APRN, CNP, will discuss the numerous benefits peptides provide to the body, including improved performance, decrease inflammation, improve gut health, and increase muscle growth. They also play a role in promoting wound healing, reducing inflammation, and supporting healthy skin and hair.
What are peptides?
Chains of amino acids comprise peptides that occur naturally throughout your body and support many of its functions. Collagen and other important proteins in your body consist of polypeptide chains.
People take peptide supplements for several reasons, but some of the most common include anti-aging, immunity support, healing of tendons, muscle inflammation and pain.
How can peptide supplements help me?
Align Body & Wellness offers dietary peptide supplements.
Peptide supplements can help you with a variety of wellness and skin health concerns, including:
- Boosting collagen production
- Reducing inflammation
- Reducing fatigue
- Increasing energy
- Boosting immunity
- Promoting your body’s natural healing response
- Improving the quality of daily life
Depending on your condition, your provider at Align Body & Wellness can recommend peptide supplements to help improve your symptoms. You may need more than one supplement to treat all of your health concerns effectively.
Peptide therapy is also an effective treatment for growth hormone insufficiency, which happens with aging and can cause muscle loss, weight gain, and fatigue. Normally, when you exercise, your body releases growth hormones to help you build muscle. Peptides can stimulate the pituitary gland to release more growth hormones, making peptides a great option for treatment.
If you want to maximize your results, you may also benefit from IV therapy or vitamin injections, which can help boost your overall nutritional status.
How do peptide supplements work?
Your provider at Align Body & Wellness recommends peptide supplements based on your symptoms, personal medical history, lifestyle, and preferences.
For effective peptide treatment, it’s important to inform your provider about any other medications or supplements you’re taking to ensure that your peptide treatment doesn’t cause any adverse effects.
What are the benefits of peptides?
For most people, peptide therapy using supplements is an effective and safe way to enhance their overall well-being. Adding peptide supplements into your daily routine can improve health goals. They also support muscle growth, weight management, and energy.
If you’re interested in learning more about how peptide supplements can help you, call Align Body & Wellness or click on the online booking link.