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Are periodic saline enemas good for your colon since it's cleansing? Can they (enemas) damage your body or are they largely benign/safe to use?

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Dr. Clarence Grim
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology
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In brief: Saline enemas

I know of no evidence that saline enemas are either cleansing or healthy.
I recommend you go to uptodate and look it up.

In brief: Saline enemas

I know of no evidence that saline enemas are either cleansing or healthy.
I recommend you go to uptodate and look it up.
Dr. Clarence Grim
Dr. Clarence Grim
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Dr. Herman Hammerstead
Like most holistic remedies there are no long term double blind studies to back them up. Only supported by anecdotal reports and folklore. Colon cleanses are worthless !!!!
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