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Do Detoxification Plans Really Give You More Energy?
By: California Center of Longevity & Functional Medicine on May 8, 2015
There is no denying the increasing popularity of cleanses designed to help the body to detoxify the body. Toxins enter into our bodies as the result of our environment (see also: Southern California's terrible air quality), our diet, our lifestyle, and become by-products of our own metabolic reactions. Fortunately, our liver does most of the heavy lifting when it comes to cleaning toxins from the GI tract. However for many people, the liver does not function at a level that can keep up with the overload of toxins. The resulting buildup of toxins in the body begins to manifest itself in decreased functionality of our organs, including the colon, heart, lungs, skin, and more. This naturally leads to fatigue, and often other medical conditions.
A proper detoxification program, such as those provided and recommended at the California Center of Longevity & Functional Wellness will accomplish three goals. The detox program will remove, restore, and revitalize your body so that you are better able to absorb nutrients, thus giving you renewed energy.
In addition, a safe detoxification program will help to:
If you're interested in finding out if a detoxification program is right for you, schedule an appointment with Woodland Hills Integrative Wellness Specialist Dr. Allan Kurtz today, by calling 818-346-1440.