Is colonic irrigation just money down the drain?

Is colonic irrigation just money down the drain?

Is colonic irrigation just money down the drain
It’s beloved by celebrities and promises to flush out toxins and banish bloating. But doctors say it’s dangerous bunkum … so what’s the truth

9:56 AM on 11th August 2011

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Issue: It”s beloved by celebrities and promises to banish bloating but colonic irrigation still causes controversy

Princess Diana Jennifer Aniston

Star treatment: Princess Diana was one of the first to talk of having colonics in the Nineties (left) and today celebrities such as Jennifer Aniston are fans (right)

Controversial: Former Bucks Fizz singer Cheryl Baker underwent colonic irrigation live on Channel 4 in 2003

Controversial: Former Bucks Fizz singer Cheryl Baker underwent colonic irrigation live on Channel 4 in 2003


Dr Mishori says that the key to healthy bowels is a combination of eating well and exercise (posed by model)

Dr Mishori says that the key to healthy bowels is a combination of eating well and exercise (posed by model)