Facts and Info About Colon Health

Two Types of Colon Cleansing - Colonic vs Enema

Two Types of Colon Cleanse Therapies - Colonic Cleansing vs Enema.

When it comes to colonic cleansing, there are two different types of therapies that are often used. One is known as an enema and the other is known as a colonic. Of course, many people seem to think that they are the very same thing. They both introduce water to the colon by going through the rectum and also both work to cleanse out the large intestine, but they are different. Here is a look at some of the differences you should know if you are considering a colonic for colon cleansing.

First of all, you will find that a colonic is different from an enema because it actually cleanses out the entire colon. An enema is only able to cleanse out the lower part of your large intestine instead of getting the whole thing.

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Posted on: 2013-09-08 in Facts and Information

Colon Rectal Cancer Facts

Colon with Colorectal Cancer

Colon rectal cancer facts are hard to ignore firstly it is the third most common cancer diagnosed in men and fourth in the case of women. Also known as colorectal cancer, it is generally very common amongst those who follow a Western diet as opposed to Eastern styles.

However, first one must know what exactly the colon is! The colon essentially connects the gastrointestinal system to the rectum allowing wastes to excrete from the body. The intestine is the long tube that comprises the gastrointestinal system. Polyps attack the walls of the intestines without…

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Posted on: 2013-07-29 in Facts and Information