A 35-year-old female asked:
I have good bowel function (5-6 bowel movements weekly, easily and effortlessly) and i have balanced diet. is colon cleanse imprtant? i use aloe vera.
2 doctor answers • 3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Joel Gallantanswered
Infectious Disease 38 years experience
No: You're doing just fine on your own. There is no evidence that 'colon cleanses' are of any benefit.
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Dr. Jared Adamsanswered
13 years experience
No: It's a fad, but it helps some people feel better. If you already feel healthy there is no need.
4.9k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
Last updated Sep 17, 2013
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