Colonic cleansing has a dark side, they hint

Colonic cleansing has a dark side, according to this monograph, which looks at the inside story: “The dangers of colon cleansing,” Ranit Mishori [pictured here], Aye Otubu, Aminah Alleyne Jones, Journal of Family Practice, 2011 Aug;60(8):454-7.  The authors are at Georgetown University. BONUS: Christina Frangou’s take on the matter. BONUS: Self-Serviced Coffee Self-Enemas BONUS: The prince of colonic cleansing. […]

Figure from a possibly-innovative neti pot patent

This lovely drawing, below, is part of Syeda J.Z. Mansur‘s 2008 US patent application (#12/072,970) for a possibly-innovative  “Portable sinus and throat cleansing system and method“. The inventor is pictured here, right. BONUS: The water matters, especially in parts of Louisiana. BONUS TO THE BONUS (unrelated, except that it related to Louisiana): Water and oil, mixed like […]