Knoxville, TN

9943 Kingston Pike, Knoxville, TN 37922

(Pharmacy)

Morristown, TN

365 E Economy Rd, Morristown, TN 37814

Kingsport, TN

1880 N Eastman Rd, Kingsport, TN 37664

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Infusion Therapy for Gout

Gout is a form of arthritis caused by excess uric acid in the bloodstream. It manifests as joint pain accompanied by swelling, redness and limited range of motion. The pain usually comes on suddenly and can cause a sensation of warmth at the affected area. While there are more than 100 types of arthritis—each with varying causes, risk factors and symptoms—gout is among the most common.
July 2022

Infusion Therapy for Crohn's Disease

Managing many chronic conditions come with a host of associated challenges and difficulties in addition to the symptoms of the illness itself. Unfortunately, Crohn's disease--a chronic inflammation of the colon that causes sudden urges to have a bowel movement--can instill anxiety in the sufferer and has a stigma attached.
May 2022

Infusion Therapy for Osteoporosis

Osteoporosis is a bone condition that mimics the same effect upon our bones as the aging process, but earlier and more quickly. Healthy bones are composed of a hard, protective outside perimeter called the cortex, inside of which is a hollow space called the medullary cavity, which contains marrow...
May 2022

RA and Infusion Therapy

Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is an autoimmue condition. However, it's not yet known what triggers your body's immune system to attack its own healthy tissue. Your immune system normally makes antibodies that attack bacteria and viruses, helping to fight infection.
May 2022

Recover Quickly from Mild Dehydration

Mild dehydation is actually a pretty common occurrence. Sometimes it's from consuming too much alcohol. Sometimes mild dehydration occurs as a result of participating in a high-endurance sporting event like a marathon. Still other times, mild dehydration occurs after extended bouts of vomiting and/or diarrhea from the flu, food poisoning or other illnesses, or from the nausea that sometimes accompanies chemotherapy.
May 2022

How to Ask Your Physician for a Referral to a Different Infusion Therapy Center

Perhaps the hospital atmosphere where you receive your regular IV therapy is beginning to get a little too impersonal and “hospital-like.”Maybe your physician has referred you to an independent provider that’s more comfortable, but you’ve experienced a few things there recently that rub you the wrong way.
Jan 2022

Finding a Support Group

At Heartland Infusion, many of our clients seek our services for chronic conditions. From Multiple Sclerosis and Crohn’s disease to Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia, the list of sudden onset and long-term medical conditions warranting infusion therapy is long and diverse...
Nov 2021

Is Heartland Infusion Pharmacy Right for Me?

The proliferation of infusion therapy and IV therapy centers throughout the country has exploded, providing patients with many choices about where they receive their IV infusion treatments. However, all infusion therapy centers are not created equal. Following are qualities that the experts at Heartland Infusion Pharmacy suggest you look for when selecting an IV therapy center. ..
Sept 2021