Monday, 3 May 2010

Colon Cleaning- The Secret Behind Health And Vitality

It does not require you to be an authority on health to know that disease begins in the colon and to be in optimum health we need the colon to be in perfect state. But most of us do not have the clear idea as to what is meant by a healthy colon. The primary function of the colon is to eliminate waste materials from our system and conserve water in the body. A healthy colon is also one which is a home to helpful bacteria that absorbs valuable nutrients into the body.

You may be shocked to know, but it is an unfortunate fact that average Americans do not possess a healthy colon in the true sense of the term. It is the price they pay for living fast paced lives sustained on soft drinks and junk foods. Primarily a flawed dietary practice and other factors lead to the accumulation of toxic elements in the colon that are gradually transported to other parts of the body triggering of a variety of symptoms like constipation, diarrhea, fatigue, low energy and vitality, skin problems, foul body odor, halitosis or bad breath, colds and many more.

Then what is the solution if you are among those who suffer from one of these as a chronic disorder? Well, it is an indication that you need to detoxify and cleanse your body’s waste elimination system and remember any cleansing program starts with the colon. There are number of ways to accomplish this objective. The major colon cleansing methods include Colon Hydrotherapy, Enemas, Herbal supplements, Laxatives and Oxygen-based Cleansers.

A proper cleansing and detoxification of the system is the key to health and vitality. A clean and healthy colon ensures an overall well-being. Let me explain how.

When it is clogged with waste matters accumulated over the years due to wrong consumption of foods, first the colon and then the whole system get polluted with toxic elements. This is a process known as autointoxication or self-poisoning where body gets toxic as a result of substances produced by our own body as a result of insufficient elimination due to a blocked passage.

Everyday we come across so many people who look much older than their actual age with an air of losing all drive for living. The reason is again an unhealthy colon. In addition to so many physical disorders as described above we also lose the vitality of our mind and we feel depressed, weak, lethargic and fatigued due to this autointoxication. It occurs when the toxins accumulate in the nervous system, hearts and the glands. As a cumulative result of all these we look older than our age and appear like

Thus while the health and vitality depends on proper functioning and maintenance of the colon, the proper cleansing method ensures that our colon remains in a proper state of health and wellbeing. A periodical cleansing of our systems is as important as caring for the external cleaning of our body like bathing or brushing. And the detoxification and cleansing program starts right at your colon, which if kept unclean may contaminate your whole system.