Detoxification / Cleansing

Definition of Detoxification / Cleansing

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Detoxification is a broad term that encompasses many different ways of cleansing the body's internal systems and organs. Major methods include chelation therapy (EDTA therapy), colonic irrigation, nutritional supplementation, several varieties of herbal medicine, dietary therapy, fasting, juicing, probiotics, hydrotherapy, sauna and exercise.

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This section is designed as a jumping-off point. We've "spotlighted" just a few medical studies on detoxification / cleansing to introduce you to the nature and diversity of the research. Consider it a springboard to the RESEARCH area.



The heart of the portal. Search the Natural Standard, Cochrane and PubMed databases - and the search engine TRIP - for clinical studies about detoxification / cleansing's impact on numerous health issues.

Clinical Trials


Investigate the clinical trials currently underway for detoxification / cleansing. Where they're being conducted around the world - which health conditions are being studied - and how to get involved.