"I lost 11 stone as a result of a gastric bypass. Afterwards I experienced a gradual onset of various signs that something wasn’t right.
“I started getting coldsores, my tongue was bright red and raw and I seemed to catch every cold and virus going. My energy levels plummeted and, with being so much lighter, you’d think the opposite would be the case.
“I got to the point where I was literally sick of being sick and tired. I was spending a fortune on various types of vitamin supplements – all of which were doing nothing to help.”
"Then I came across vitamin infusions on the internet. I called Central Healthcare and had a good chat with the nurse there Gill Brooks who advised that they do have weight-loss surgery clients who successfully use vitamin drips to regain and maintain their levels of general health. This gave me some hope and I was so desperate to be well again that I would have tried almost anything to be honest.”
“Having intravenous vitamins for the first time was not a decision I took lightly. I was feeling low on energy and the first thing I did to try and tackle this was change my diet.
“I have done extensive research into nutrition and vitamins and minerals and I’m not one to read something and believe it; I look at both sides of the arguments and take care to separate the science from the speculation.
“Despite eating healthily and taking vitamin supplements, I felt I needed to do more and I think the best way to get vitamins is through IV because they go straight where they’re needed, in the right doses.”