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Detox is basically the short term used for detoxification. It means removing the toxic substances present in your body. Detox also refers to the withdrawal period when an individual’s body returns to homeostasis after using an addictive substance for a long period of time. This is one of the important functions of the kidneys, liver and the lower gastrointestinal tract. Artificial techniques are also used for detoxification like dialysis and chelation therapy.
Detox is a condition that is associated with some symptoms like feeling sluggish, having digestive problems, skin problems, pains, aches, straying away from the healthy health habits, etc. you have to remove and eliminate the Detox from your body, then feed it with healthy nutrients to protect yourself from diseases and maintain the capacity of restoring the optimum health.
Generally detoxification means cleaning the blood in your body. This is done by removing the impurities from your blood present in the body where the toxins are processed. If the impurities are not filtered properly from your body, then it affects every cell of your body in an adverse way.
There are alternative medicines available for the removal of the toxins from the body through electrical or electromagnetic treatments like the Aqua Detox treatment. There are also some diets recommended for detoxifying the body by removing the toxins and other contaminants. The Detox diets usually consist of fruits and vegetables. It should constitute a major part of one’s intake of food. It is also recommended to limit or eliminate completely the intake of alcohols and at the same time drink lots of water.
An Associated Press analysis of federal records found that 157 college-age people, 18 to 23, drank themselves to death from 1999 through 2005, the most recent year for which figures are available. Over the seven-year span, 83 of the college-age victims were under the drinking age of 21. A separate AP analysis of hundreds of….
It’s not just partying. Some students are alcoholics. Ask Elizabeth, a student at northwestern University, what the best part of freshman year was and she’ll have one answer: the ease of procuring vodka. She drank wine coolers her senior year of high school, but those were tough to find; once she hit college, all she….
A large number of the total number of world population is under substance abuse. Since, most of the populations under substance abuse are teenagers; it has become the need of the time that parents, must get educated and made aware of the signs and symptoms and also about the adverse effects and treatment options available….
Binge-drinking not only causes a hangover but weakens the body’s ability to fight off infections for at least 24 hours, research has shown. Drinking large amounts of alcohol in a short time inhibits the production of signalling molecules that are vital to the immune system. The proteins, known as pro-inflammatory cytokines, have a host of….
Addiction is a term that is used to describe a recurring compulsion by the person that engages him in a particular activity, inspite of the harmful consequences to their health and social life. It is accepted all over that addiction is a disease and a state of psychological dependence on something that can have damaging….