detoxification

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detoxification

[dē‚täk·sə·fə′kā ·shən]
(biochemistry)
The act or process of removing a poison or the toxic properties of a substance in the body.
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The Clear Change diet, which has been clinically designed and recommended for nearly two decades, includes foods that are rich in vitamins, minerals and phytonutrients that support metabolic detoxification.
A metabolic detoxification program should be closely supervised by a knowledgeable health care practitioner, and it should focus on getting the right calories versus drastically cutting calories, which is a feature in some popular detoxifications that encourage water fasting and juice cleanses," said Dr.
The natural process by which fat soluble toxins are transformed and made more easily excretable is known as metabolic detoxification.
Metabolic detoxification is a complex process involving a chain of chemical reactions that occur primarily within the liver and kidneys:
Optimal metabolic detoxification helps the body cleanse itself of harmful substances before they can accumulate in tissue and affect health.