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Does colonic irrigation reduce the risk of colon cancer by removing toxins?
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Dr. Rafael Lugo
Surgery
3 doctors agree
In brief: Not a proven fact
This is not proven and in fact it can be very dangerous due to risk of perforation and also risk of sipping out normal bacteria and causing superinfection with c diff.
Just increase fiber intake to 30-40 gm a day and that will keep things moving and help with keeping all toxin levels under control.

In brief: Not a proven fact
This is not proven and in fact it can be very dangerous due to risk of perforation and also risk of sipping out normal bacteria and causing superinfection with c diff.
Just increase fiber intake to 30-40 gm a day and that will keep things moving and help with keeping all toxin levels under control.
Dr. Rafael Lugo
Dr. Rafael Lugo
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Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Of course not
If someone has tried to sell you something based on this false claim, consider contacting your district attorney.

In brief: Of course not
If someone has tried to sell you something based on this false claim, consider contacting your district attorney.
Dr. Ed Friedlander
Dr. Ed Friedlander
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Dr. Vivek Huilgol
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology
In brief: No
Nope. But if you think it does, i've got a lovely bridge to sell you.

In brief: No
Nope. But if you think it does, i've got a lovely bridge to sell you.
Dr. Vivek Huilgol
Dr. Vivek Huilgol
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