It is believed that toxins from our gastrointestinal tract can cause a variety of health problems from arthritis to high blood pressure. Colon cleansing helps to improve health by removing toxins thereby boosting energy and enhancing the immune system.
During colon hydrotherapy the practitioner inserts a tube into the rectum while the patient rests on a table. A large amount of water is pushed through the tube to flush the colon. The water is then released through the colon in a way similar to a bowel movement.
Specific herbs can be added to address certain conditions.
Coffee can be added to stimulate bile flow and the production of glutathione, a detoxifying antioxidant.