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Doctor insights on: Arise And Shine Cleanse

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How to cleanse your liver?

How to cleanse your liver?

Avoid meds/booze!: To improve liver functioning, stop alcohol and any recreational drug abuse. Avoid a lot of supplements and over the counter meds. Take meds only as prescribed. There is no way to detoxify using any supplement that promises to "clean your liver." Ads that say their diet or supplement will do so are all a bunch of malarkey. ...Read more

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What are the benefits of a liver cleanse?

What are the benefits of a liver cleanse?

What's your goal?: I'M ALL FOR IT IF by "cleanse" you mean adopting a healthy lifestyle with routine exercise, cutting out tobacco, reducing alcohol & sugary drinks, minimizing highly processed foods & fats, & adding in lean proteins, whole fruits, vegetables, & nuts. DON'T DO IT IF instead you mean taking some fad diet, enema, colonic, or purgative to lose weight or supposedly rid your body of unspecified "toxins." ...Read more

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What is the best way to clense the liver?

What is the best way to clense the liver?

Healthy living: The liver has several functions, to support nutrition, to clean the blood and to make substances to support bodily function (proteins). It can be damaged by drugs and alcohol. The best thing you can do for your liver is to avoid being overweight, eat healthy, be active, minimal alcohol use, no illicit drug use. Check your liver function tests when you get your physical exam. ...Read more

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Any recommendations on using the vaginal cleansing pearls?

Any recommendations on using the vaginal cleansing pearls?

Avoid it: If you are referring the mesh bag of herbs referred to as Womb cleansers or vaginal cleansers then avoid them. They are not helpful and can cause infection. Here is a an interesting well-written blog post by a friend on this subject https://drjengunter.wordpress.com/2016/01/12/dont-detox-your-vagina-or-uterus-with-a-bag-of-herbs-in-your-vagina-really/ ...Read more

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Is colon cleasing safe?

Is colon cleasing safe?

NO, don't do it!!!: This has been addressed many times on healthtap, and the repeated answer is: don't cleanse! it doesn't matter whether the snake oil (sorry "detox cleanse") you choose is "organic" or not--there is no enduring value to "cleansing" your gut without a doctor's advice. What toxins? Rather, there is considerable risk to your health. Pull the prior healthtap answers on this subject, and please don't! ...Read more

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How effective is a cleanse?

How effective is a cleanse?

Be careful: Your body cleans itself out amazingly well. If someone is trying to sell you something to remove supposed toxins (GMO food, agricultural chemicals, or whatever), use discernment and get your physician's advice. Some of these can land you in the intensive care unit. ...Read more

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What food to avoid on parazite cleanse?

What food to avoid on parazite cleanse?

None: Eat a nutritious and healthy diet if you choose to do this non-FDA tested or approved program. Or consider going to the doctor to see if you actually need to be treated for a parasite. ...Read more

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How frequently should I cleanse my body?

How frequently should I cleanse my body?

By staying fit: The best thing by far is to eat sensibly and spend a fair amount of time each day exercising hard. Your body and your internal organs clean themselves naturally. Anyone telling you to drink something weird or do something off-the-wall is at best deceived and at worst playing a cruel prank on you -- some of the "health cleanses" on the internet can land you in the intensive care unit. ...Read more

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Best way to cleanse your body internally ?

Best way to cleanse your body internally ?

No need: Eat healthy and exercise. Our bodies cleanse themselves beautfiully when cared for appropriately. Most marketed "cleansers" are just laxatives that can lead to complications with excess use and in some folks with any use. If you must do so, i suggest going on a fruit and water only diet for 2-3 days, along with age and health appropriate exercise; this will improve your bowel function a bit also. ...Read more