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Pick-me Up Products for Summer

It's summer so it's a great time to freshen up some items around the house. We found some super cute, super useful and super fun products, that we really think you'll love! Looking for a creative way to hang those cute beach pics? My Mighty Magnets are a fun and whimsical way to hang pictures or artwork…

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Is Bloating a Side Effect of Colon Cleansing?

If colon cleansing is part of your efforts to detox your body, there are certain side effects of which you should beware. Advertisements for colon cleansing supplements and kits dominate infomercials and Internet sites urging you to purge your body of dangerous “toxins.” But these product can contain certain ingredients — one of which is known to cause bloating, cramps and other symptoms of gastrointestinal distress.

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Is Colon Cleansing Safe While Breastfeeding?

Colon cleansing products make many promises — from detoxification to weight loss. If you have spent your whole pregnancy seeing colon cleanser commercials and wondering what the hype was about, you might be interested in trying it out once you give birth. If you are breastfeeding your baby, consider his health, as well as yours, when you think about investing in a colon cleanser.

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Colon-Cleansing Foods and Drinks

Therapeutic colon cleanses help rid your lower intestine of waste, also called fecal matter. Many methods for this procedure exist, including colonic irrigations and laxative supplements. Columbia University warns that some of these procedures may wipe out healthy bacteria in your colon and cause health concerns, such as infection and electrolyte deficiencies. Mild colon cleansings involve replacing unhealthy foods in your diet with foods and drinks that encourage the movement and removal of waste matter in your bowel.