· Do you feel congested from too much
food, or the wrong kinds of food?
· Do you feel lethargic, like you need a
good spring cleaning?
· Do you need to eliminate drug
· Do you want to streamline your body
processes for more energy?
· Do you need to remove toxins causing a
· Do you want to rest and rejuvenate
your whole body?
· Do you want to assist weight loss?
· Do you want to clear up your skin?
· Do you want to strengthen your immune
Some signs that you may need a detox are:
frequent, unexplained headaches, back or joint pain,
chronic respiratory problems, sinus problems, abnormal
body odor, bad breath, food allergies, poor digestion,
chronic constipation with intestinal bloating or gas,
brittle nails and hair, psoriasis, adult acne, poor
concentration, chronic insomnia, depression,
irritability, chronic fatigue, and environmental
sensitivities especially to odors.
The process may
start with a detox diet or it may be a
combination of diet with a high quality detox formula or herbal medicine to
initiate the cleansing process.
The type of detoxification needed,
depends on the individual. Some of
the detox treatment offered at our
clinic are the castor oil pack treatment and the detox blend. Castor
oil has a long history of traditional
medical use dating back to ancient
Egypt. Derived from the castor bean (Ricinus
communis), the oil was once used
internally as a laxative but is now
primarily used externally due to its
potential toxicity. A castor oil
pack is placed on the skin to increase
circulation and to promote elimination
and healing of the tissues and organs
underneath the skin. It is used to
stimulate the liver, increase lymphatic
circulation, reduce inflammation, and
improve digestion. The detox blend
is a mixture of clays, minerals and herbs.
When combined, they are able to absorb
toxins and draw impurities to the
The types of
therapies or the formulas recommended
will depend on the factors contributing
to the patient's health issues, for
example, heavy metal exposures, long
term environmental pollutants exposures,
will learn how to do the castor oil detox
and the detox blend in the office and
will be able to continue the detox
treatment at home.
Depending on the severity of your issue,
detoxification may be recommended
several times per
month, every 2-3 months, seasonal
or as needed.
At times, supplements may be recommended
to help with the detoxification process.
cleanses are accompanied by light headedness
and mild flu-like symptoms. This
is part of the cleansing process
often relate to the liver function and
the detoxification therapy are giving
that function a major push as well as