At IFM, the experience we provide is unlike any other family practice medical clinic in Iowa. Our office is clean, quiet, and comfortable. We have designed our space to be as cozy as possible! You will not get paper sheets on exam tables or flimsy gowns that embarrass you. We’ll provide real sheets and comfortable robes.
According to the dictionary, Informed choice is when a person is given options based on known information. In the medical world, that means he or she is able to choose among available approved diagnostic tests or treatments, knowing the details, benefits, risks and expected outcome of each.
What is so special about vitamin B12?
B12 is absorbed through our gut from vitamin rich foods such as red meat, fish, cheese, eggs, and dairy. Vitamin B12 is vital to keeping DNA healthy, for metabolism, and for nerve health.Lack of B12 retards all of these processes and causes others. Anemia can be caused by severe vitamin B12 deficiency, which can cause symptoms such as weakness and fatigue.