Common Chronic Diseases and Treatments

A prolonged illness that does not resolve spontaneously or is rarely cured completely is considered a chronic disease, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).


Some of these chronic diseases are the leading cause of deaths in the United States. These include cancer, cardiovascular disease, diabetes, and respiratory disease.


Chronic disease treatment is available for certain illness, while management is available for others.


A Few Chronic Diseases and Ways we Help


Rehabilitation for stroke survivors

There is no chronic disease treatment for stroke but rehabilitation may apply. Among stroke survivors, between 1/2 and 2/3 regain independent function, according to the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke. 20% require institutional care, while 15% to 30% suffer permanent disability.


High blood pressure

A variety of medications can treat hypertension. To keep it under control, diet and lifestyle changes are essential. Fx Med Centers works to provide your body with the necessary ingredients that it needs to bolster your immune system to help you regain optimal health.



In almost all cases of cancer, however, early detection is key to survival.

While we don’t treat cancer we can implement cancer prevention protocol which can help a person maintain optimal health. We specialize in working with people who have been told that there is nothing wrong with them but they know they are not well.



There are several treatments for diabetes but the latest is inhaled insulin that is best used along with insulin injection, paced accordingly.


Functional Medicine as a Chronic Disease Treatment

Traditional medicine solves problems brought on by acute or chronic diseases. But functional medicine aims to restore the natural metabolic processes of the body as a part of chronic disease treatment. This means it can reverse the course of a chronic disease or slow it down.


Autoimmune, Mood, and Sleep Disorders

We can work with your medical doctor to help you overcome your disease, chronic illness, disorder, or general lack of wellness. Again, providing your body with the things it needs to operate at optimal levels is what we strive to provide you. These things are necessary for your immune system and other essential functions to help you regain or maintain optimal health.


It is also recommended as a preventive measure since it can identify early markers of diseases. It evaluates your health in an in-depth manner, resulting in a form of medication that takes a holistic approach.


FX Med Centers is proud to offer its services out of Paramus and Ramsey, New Jersey and their surrounding areas. Contact Us today for more information, your initial telephone consultation is free and we will match you to the right provider to fit your personal needs!

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