Why Colon Cleansing is Important
There is so much talk these days about colon cleansing for optimum colon health and weight loss, but if you are like most-you probably want to know why this is even important. Let’s take a closer look below at just why you might need a colon cleanse.18. colon-cancer-in-women (Photo credit: TipsTimes)
Toxins in Your System for Months
First and probably most significantly, our colons consist of an intricate system of tubes with nooks and crannies that can easily hold onto fecal matter and other toxins for days, weeks, or even months. What can cause this? Basically, if your body is unable to break all of the food you consume down, the remaining fecal matter can get caught in your colon structure and over time become poisonous to your overall health and well-being.
Secondly, many people in this country-nearly a quarter- report having some sort of bowel problem-whether chronic or once in awhile-reporting the inability of producing a bowel for a week’s time. This, in turn, has led to a number of other related health concerns and seemingly epidemic conditions, such as chronic fatigue, irritable bowel conditions, chronic stomach aches, and headaches.