Colon Cleansing Diet Before
            Colonoscopy
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Colonoscopy Screening
• Recommended procedure for anyone over the
  age of fifty
• Screens for colon cancer and other abno...
Preparing for a Colonoscopy
• Follow a diet that will aid in cleaning out your
  bowels
• Foods, beverages and medications...
Homemade Colon Cleansing Diet
• Helps you completely eliminate the contents of
  your colon and bowels
• Primary staples a...
Drink Filtered or Purified Water
• Filtration systems can be attached to your sink
• Filtration pitchers can also be used ...
Eat a Variety of Vegetables
• Organic vegetables are preferred
• Non-organic could contain toxins from pesticides
• Dark, ...
Choose High-Fiber Fruits
• Choosing organic is preferred
• Apples, oranges and berries are particularly high
  in fiber
Try a Juice Cleanse
• A modification to the colon cleansing diet
• Substitute whole, fresh fruit juices in place of
  frui...
Finishing a Colon Cleansing Diet
• The diet is typically followed for about three days
• Regular diet should be incorporat...
Benefits of a
Colon Cleansing Diet Before Colonoscop
• Helps prepare your colon for the procedure
• Provider can get the m...
Learn More
• At Megavista Health, we focus on positive,
  holistic health and nutrition.
• Learn more about the colon clea...
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Colonoscopy screening is a recommended procedure for those over the age of fifty that screens for colon cancer or other abnormalities. If you’ve had bleeding from the rectum, a relative with colon cancer, or other health condition that could indicate poss.

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Colon Cleansing Diet Before Colonoscopy

  1. 1. Colon Cleansing Diet Before Colonoscopy http://www.megavista- health.com/articles/health-condition- articles/colon-cleansing-diet-before- colonoscopy Megavista-Health.com
  2. 2. Colonoscopy Screening • Recommended procedure for anyone over the age of fifty • Screens for colon cancer and other abnormalities • Bleeding from the rectum, a relative with colon cancer, or other health condition indicating possible colon problems may lead to earlier colonoscopy screening
  3. 3. Preparing for a Colonoscopy • Follow a diet that will aid in cleaning out your bowels • Foods, beverages and medications we ingest affect the way the colon looks • Could alter accuracy of procedure • A colon cleansing diet will help prepare the colon
  4. 4. Homemade Colon Cleansing Diet • Helps you completely eliminate the contents of your colon and bowels • Primary staples are foods rich in fiber and lots of pure water • Fiber and water will help you more easily eliminate the contents of your colon
  5. 5. Drink Filtered or Purified Water • Filtration systems can be attached to your sink • Filtration pitchers can also be used to purify water • Bottled purified water – may be more costly
  6. 6. Eat a Variety of Vegetables • Organic vegetables are preferred • Non-organic could contain toxins from pesticides • Dark, leafy green vegetables have the highest fiber content • Try broccoli, lettuce, or squash
  7. 7. Choose High-Fiber Fruits • Choosing organic is preferred • Apples, oranges and berries are particularly high in fiber
  8. 8. Try a Juice Cleanse • A modification to the colon cleansing diet • Substitute whole, fresh fruit juices in place of fruits
  9. 9. Finishing a Colon Cleansing Diet • The diet is typically followed for about three days • Regular diet should be incorporated gradually, to avoid shocking system or causing digestive upset
  10. 10. Benefits of a Colon Cleansing Diet Before Colonoscop • Helps prepare your colon for the procedure • Provider can get the most accurate results • You’ll experience pleasing side effects: clear, healthy skin, increased energy, be free from constipation, free of aches and pains, and possible weight loss
  11. 11. Learn More • At Megavista Health, we focus on positive, holistic health and nutrition. • Learn more about the colon cleansing diet by visiting http://www.megavista-health.com/articles/health-cond

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