5 Things You Need to Know About Over the Counter Colon Cleansers

Colon cleansers are one of the more popular products on the market. Advertisements are full of suggestions about removing toxins from the body with colon cleansers, but according to medical experts, colon cleansers may do more harm than good.

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Colon cleansers are one of the more popular products on the market. Advertisements are full of suggestions about removing toxins from the body with colon cleansers, but according to medical experts, colon cleansers may do more harm than good.

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