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Synonyms for colonic

a water enema given to flush out the colon

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My niece discovered the negative side effect of colonics.
Colonic Irrigation: This procedure eliminates excess bile and most toxins in the intestinal tract.
Colonic irrigation, along with periodic fasting, is even more beneficial: more than a form of eliminating symptoms, if practiced properly, it can cure any reoccurring major conditions, such as cancer, type 2 diabetes, heart disease, and arthritis.
The lady before me had been doing colonics for about 10 years.
When it comes to deciding what to buy a loved one, a course of colonic irrigation is probably not the Drst thing that springs to mind.
And doing this alongside the colonics is good because we believe a lot of emotions are held in the gut.
At the Lotus Clinic in Whitley Bay, colonic irrigation and body balance healing, along with the intriguing sounding aqua detox and ozone therapy, feature on a long list of alternative therapies.
Over the years the clinics changed into beauty retreats and health farms and colonics fell out of fashion until it began to resurface across the last decade in the United States.
Colonic hydrotherapy was made famous by blonde bombshell Marilyn Monroe during her heyday and now all Hollywood's A-list stars are fans.
Dr Jonathan Fletcher, a Gastro Intestinal consultant physician at Borders General Hospital, uses colonic hydrotherapy in his line of work - but only as a last resort.
Where I am concerned about colonic hydrotherapy in private practice is in its dubious health claims.
The Bodymind Detox Clinic is offering Daily Record readers 10 per cent off all colonic hydrotherapy during October.