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colon cleansing

(1) Colonic therapy, see there.  
(2) Colonic irrigation, see there.
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The idea behind colon cleansing, which dates back to ancient Greece, is to help the colon expel its contents in order to improve the body's natural detoxification processes, restore digestive health and improve the overall quality of life.
Experimental and clinical studies aimed at providing optimum colon cleansing are still being performed.
Split-dose regimens might be superior for colon cleansing because of the shorter interval between the last preparation product taken and undergoing colonoscopy, said Myriam Martel at McGill University, Montreal, and her associates.
A new oral sodium sulfate laxative (SUPREP[R]) is a low-volume osmotic laxative used for colon cleansing before procedures (Di Palma & Rex, 2011).
Colon cleansing can deplete you of vital nutrients, and doing it regularly could lead to malnutrition, anaemia, or heart failure.
ColoMarker requires no advance preparation by the patient such as fasting or colon cleansing and can be added easily to the panel of blood tests routinely performed at a patient's annual physical, stated Corgenix Medical Corporation.
The idea that intestinal waste can poison the body began in ancient times, explained Mishori in a 2011 paper on the dangers of colon cleansing using colonic irrigation.
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However, despite the trendy interest in cleansing, colon cleansing remains a niche behavior practiced by only a small part of core health and wellness consumers (Core H & W consumers represent only 13% of the U.
Various media outlets have sensationalized your article on colon cleansing, "The dangers of colon cleansing" (J Fam Pract.
Washington, August 1 (ANI): Colon cleansing, mainly described as a natural way to enhance well-being, can cause side effects ranging from cramping to renal failure and death, a new research has found.