Fantastic write-up from BlendNewYork:
"Toxicity is rampant in our modern world. We are surrounded by toxic chemicals and pollutants. Invariably, these toxic waste and pollutants lead to disease.
We, of course, shower or bathe, wash our hands, rinse our mouth, and brush our teeth on a regular basis. Hygiene is essential in maintaining our health. If we neglected our body by not keeping it clean, we would soon find ourselves accumulating offensive agents leading to disease.
But how do we keep the inside of our body clean? We do accumulate toxic and unwanted matter every day inside our bodies, in our bones and muscles, in our fat and in our organs. Physicians have known for centuries that health problems can result from the accumulation of foreign substances in our bodies. However, human exposure to toxins has reached alarming levels. Millions of chemicals have been produced and thousands are now used commercially every day. Many of these chemicals find their way into our bodies through our water supplies, the air we breathe, the food we eat and the cosmetics we use" ...MORE