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Doctor insights on: What Body Systems Remove Toxins From The Body

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What are the ways to remove toxins from the body?

What are the ways to remove toxins from the body?

What toxins?: Many people use the vague term "toxins" to scare u and drive u to buy their product. While there are toxic byproducts of metabloism, urea, carbon dioxide etc that your body needs to clear, it does this already (excellently) using you liver, lungs and kidneys. Most other "toxins" are imaginary. Eat healthy, drink plenty of fluids, exercise etc and don't waste your $ fighting fake toxins! ...Read more

Toxin (Definition)

Poisonous substance produced within living cells or organisms;man-made substances created by artificial processes are thus excluded. The term was first used by organic chemist ludwig brieger (1849–1919). For a toxic substance not produced within living organisms, "toxicant" and "toxics" are also sometimes used.[citation needed]. Toxins can be small ...Read more


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What is the best and safe way to remove toxins from the body?

What is the best and safe way to remove toxins from the body?

Diet & exercise: There are no detox potions. For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, low fat milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco or alcohol in any form.
Practice safe sex. ...Read more

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Can chinese foot patches that remove toxins from the body really work?

Can chinese foot patches that remove toxins from the body really work?

Doubtful: The skin is a barrier against things entering our body...Or leaving it. The odds of a patch, chinese or otherwise, being able to selective suck out toxins are fairly slim. They are deigned to change color on contact to moist skin, giving the appearance of having removed something harmful. ...Read more

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Which body systems are affected by ebola?

Which body systems are affected by ebola?

It can eventually: Effect almost all of them. Per CDC, incubation period is 2 to 21 days w average of 8 to 10 days. Early sx's: high fever, chills, sore throat, weakness, fatigue, malaise, headache, lack of appetite, low back pain & muscular /joint aching. Sx's may progress to nausea, vomiting, abdominal pain, diarrhea (potentially bloody), marked weight loss, chest pain, coughing, hemorrhagic rash over body, > ...Read more

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Which body systems are affected by e. coli?

Which body systems are affected by e. coli?

Depends: All of us have e coli in our colon and it is a normal part of out being. Some strains of e coli can cause diarrhea and renal damage. E coli is a common cause of urinary infections. In a person with anatomic abnormalities or immune disorders, e coli can infect any organ, including the brain. ...Read more

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Expert opinions? Which body systems have the greatest number of cancer cases and cancer deaths?

Expert opinions? Which body systems have the greatest number of cancer cases and cancer deaths?

ACS 2013 data: Most frequent cancers in men: prostate followed by lung followed by colon/rectum. In women: breast > lung > colon/ rectum.

Most common causes of cancer deaths in men: lung > prostate > colon/rectum. In women: lung > breast > colon/rectum.

Don't use tobacco and live a healthy lifestyle. ...Read more

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Why is it important to remove toxin from your body?

Folklore: I'm afraid the idea of "toxins in your body" is not supported in the medical literature. Unless you ingest something poisonous, then all the byproducts of normal body functions (metabolism) will be taken care of by the body's built in elimination mechanisms - so all you need to do is maintain a healthy diet and drink reasonable amounts of fluid, and your body will take care of the rest. ...Read more

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What body systems does diabetes affect?

What body systems does diabetes affect?

Many: If not treated properly, it can cause damage to the nerves running throughout your entire body, your eyes, your heart, your blood vessels, kidneys, digestive system. Diabetes needs to be addressed and managed properly. ...Read more

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What body systems are affected by cystitis?

What body systems are affected by cystitis?

Urinary bladder: By definition, cystitis is inflammation of the urinary bladder. If the inflammation is due to infection, it can spread to the kidneys and other organs. ...Read more

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Which body systems are affected by a stroke?

Which body systems are affected by a stroke?

Neuro: A stroke affects your brain and the nervous system. YOur nervous system controls a lot, from breathing, to heart rate, but mainly a stroke reveals itself through a muscle or sensation defect. ...Read more

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What body systems are affected by down syndrome?

What body systems are affected by down syndrome?

Multi-system: Heart, thyroid, eyes, iq are the most common to be affected. The child may have a slight problem or a significant impairment in one or several of those areas. ...Read more

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How does osteoporosis affect other body systems?

How does osteoporosis affect other body systems?

It effects only bone: But other body systems cause osteoporosis. Also some external causes. Thyroid, renal disease, diabetes, mal absorption. There are more. Smoking, steroid exposure being in space with 0 gravity (most of us need not worry about this). ...Read more

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How does paget's disease effect other body systems?

How does paget's disease effect other body systems?

Breast or bone?: There are two different types of paget's disease. One effects the bones making them appear deformed or misshapen. The other arises in the nipple and initially is localized but may metastasize with advanced disease. ...Read more

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What are the main body systems most affected by heroin?

What are the main body systems most affected by heroin?

NIDA website: With lots of details about medical effects of heroin: http://www. Drugabuse. Gov/publications/research-reports/heroin-abuse-addiction. ...Read more

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What body systems and organs are affected by astigmatism?

What body systems and organs are affected by astigmatism?

Eyes: Astigmatism is caused by changes in the cornea of the eye. The cornea functions as the watch crystal focusing light into the eye. Astigmatism is the natural changes in the cornea that is one cause of a patient needing glasses or contacts. Astigmatism can be measured by special computers in your eye doctors office! ...Read more

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How to remove toxins, nicotine from the body quickly.?

How to remove toxins, nicotine from the body quickly.?

I don't think you can: All you have to do is google "body detoxification" and you will find hundreds, perhaps thousands, of methods and products to help the body detox itself. However, I have not seen any scientific studies that prove that such a thing happens, or that any of these things work. As far as I know, only time works, and it works well. A healthy diet, exercise and a positive attitude helps you feel better. ...Read more

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What body systems does endocarditis effects?

What body systems does endocarditis effects?

Endocarditis: Read this:

http://www. Mayoclinic. Org/diseases-conditions/endocarditis/basics/definition/con-20022403

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Which body systems are affected by cataracts?

Which body systems are affected by cataracts?

The visual system: Cataracts are a loss of clarity in the natural lens in the eye. They occur in everyone eventually and affect overall vision. Cataracts are the leading cause of reversible blindness worldwide. If cataracts are left too long, vision can be severely limited which can make daily tasks more difficult. ...Read more

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What body systems and organs are. Affected from cancer?

What body systems and organs are. Affected from cancer?

Any and all: There are thousands of kinds of cancer. The effects depend on the site that is damaged by the growing tumor, whether the immune response to the tumor damages another organ (often the brain / nerves / eyes), and whether the cancer makes some other substance that is hormonally active. I wish you luck. ...Read more

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Does scoliosis affect other body systems?

Does scoliosis affect other body systems?

Scoliosis: There are varying degrees of scoliosis, from mild to severe. Mild may lead to some back pain, usually mild. Severe scoliosis can lead to severe deformity of the back, pressure on the abdominal organs, compression of lungs, difficulty with activities, pain and shortness of breath. If you have scoliosis, check with your doctor to assess the change, follow to see if it progresses, and referral. ...Read more

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How can diabetes affect two other human body systems?

How can diabetes affect two other human body systems?

Diabetes: Diabetes is a systemic disease. It causes damage to small blood vessels, including those in the kidneys, eyes and nerves. ...Read more

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What's the reason massage of the lymph system removes toxins?

What's the reason massage of the lymph system removes toxins?

Lymph: Lymphedema is a collection of protein debris. The lymph channels may be small or the numbers low. Proximal massage can help the channels "unplug" and allow return of the lymph up to the chest area where it is gotten rid of by the body. The lymph protein is considered breakdown products ie toxins. ...Read more

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Ideas? What organs and body systems are affected by rubinstein taybi syndrome?

Ruibnstein taybi: (rts), also known as broad thumb-hallux syndrome or rubinstein syndrome, is a condition characterized by short stature, moderate to severe learning difficulties, distinctive facial features, and broad thumbs and first toes. Other features of the disorder vary among affected individuals. People with this condition have an increased risk of developing noncancerous and cancerous tumors, e.g. Lymphom. ...Read more

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Is there anything natural to drink to remove toxins and extra water weight from your body?

Is there anything natural to drink to remove toxins and extra water weight from your body?

Caffeine, may be: Unless you have a disease affecting your heart, liver, or kidney, the so called "extra water" is likely to be fat. If it realy is water and you are otherwise healthy, the kidneys will remove excess water. You may facilitate it with caffeine. "toxins" is a marketting term to separate people from their money. ...Read more

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What is the safest way to rid the body of toxins? I feel very sluggish & think this might help me get rid of the "junk" in my system.

Your kidding right?: You will be better served if you contact your physician for a symptom review and exam. Proper testing if needed can help track down treatable issues. If you want to put clensing pads on your feet like the infomercials sell, wait until you have the exam first. Then you won't overlook anything important. ...Read more

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What are body systems affected when having immunodeficiency?

Potentially any and: All.
Immunodeficiency makes a person susceptible to infections with can affect any organ system and often affects multiple systems at the same time. ...Read more

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What body systems are involved in an exploratory laparotomy?

What body systems are involved in an exploratory laparotomy?

Gastrointestinal: Primarily the GI system, but all intrabdominal organs are grossly inspected, visualized and palpated ...Read more