Colon Cleansing Herbal Tea
    Digested food and debris in the colon leads to the absorption of toxins, resulting in intoxication (poisoning).
Some of the symtoms of this condition can include confustion, dsepression, irritability, fatigue, gastrointestinal, irregularities, and allergic reactions such as hives, sneezing, and coughing.  Colon cleansing is a necessity for removing toxins and debris from the body.  The best way to remove toxins from the body is to fast. If you do not want to fast then the following supplements or herbs can help you cleanse your colon. 
Aloe Vera: Acts as an astringent, emollient, antifungal, antibacterial, and antiviral.  Acts as a laxative and good for digestive disorders. Helps restore the acid/alkaline balance of the colon and promotes healing. Acts as an antioxidant. Caution:  Should not be taken internally during pregnancy.
Peppermint:  Increases stomach acidity, aiding digestion. Good for irritable bowel syndrome.
Burdock:  Acts as an antioxidant.  May help to protect against cancer by helpiong control cell mutation.  Aids elimination of excess fluid, uric acid, and toxins.  Has antibacterial and antifungal properties.   Purfies the blood, restores gallbladder function.  Caution:  Interferes with iron absorption.
Cascara Sagrada: Acts as a colon cleanser and laxative.  Effective for colon disorders, constipation, and parasitic infestation.  Tastes very bitter. 
Red Raspberry:  Helps flush the colon and release waste.
Fenugreek:  Helps loosen and flush mucus from the intestines.
Red Clover:  Helps cleanse the blood and support the liver.
Fennel:  Promotes the functioning of the kidneys, liver and spleen, and also clears thelungs. REl;ieves abdominal pain, colon disorders, gas, and gastrointestianal tract spasms.
Suggestions:  Irrigate: a colonic irrigation is a good way to start a colon/bowel cleanse.  Grapefruit seed extract (15-20 drops in a gallow of water) is effective, eespecially if there is colon toxicity along with constipation. Allow water to enter very slowly: let them expel when they wish. Exercise: take a brisk walk for an hour every day. Bathe: take several long warm baths during your cleanse.
Directions:  Directions:  Use one packed small tea ball to 3 cups of water for medicinal-strength tea.  Use distilled water or pure spring water for increased herbal strength and effectiveness.  Bring water to a boil, remove from heat, add herbs and steep covered off heat:  10 to 15 minutes for a leaf-flower tea; 15-20 minutes for  a root-bark tea.  Keep lid down during steeping so volatile oils don’t escape.  Use a teapot of glass, ceramic, or earthenware, not aluminum.  Never use Teflon coated utensils. Aluminum can negate the effect of the herbs as he metal dissolves into the hot liquid and gets into the body.  Drink medicinal teas in small sips throughout the day rather than all at once.  One-half to one cup, taken 3 to 4 times a day allows absorption of the tea, without  passing before it has a chance to work.

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