Bentonite Clay is a Wonderful Healing agent for Healing Kidney Disease, Detoxing the body, Soothing the GI tract, Removing Heavy Metals, for Healing the Hair and Skin and much more.
Where it’s Found - Bentonite clay is a volcanic ash that’s found in many areas of the world such as Northern Germany, France, and in the US in Wyoming.
Healing Kidney Disease - Bentonite clay has the ability to absorb excess calcium-phosphate. When a person has kidney disease they have a high amount of calcium-phosphate in their system which can lead to heart attacks and strokes. Studies at the Fraunhofer Institute for Cell Therapy and Immunology show that bentonite clay works just as well as pharmaceutical drugs for lower calcium levels without all the side effects cause by the drugs.
Negative Ions for Tissues - Because bentonite clay has a very unusual ability, it contains a negative ion which helps to change the charge on tissues in the body making them more negative. This is very important for kidney patients who need a negative charge to help the passage of blood through the kidneys thus lowering blood pressure.
Dialysis - Those who are taking kidney dialysis have fewer side effects from the dialysis when taking bentonite clay.
Heavy Metal Detoxing - Bentonite clay is a very good and natural way to detox heavy metals from the body. Bentonite clay can slowly remove cadmium, lead, mercury, benzene, and many more heavy metals from the body. Because of the negative charge on bentonite clay it attracts positively charged heavy metals out of the body to be purged.
Detoxing the GI Tract - Bentonite clay is an excellent detoxing agent for anything causing irritation or inflammation in the GI tract… it’s very soothing. Plus if we eat something that’s spoiled bentonite clay can help clean away all the invading bacteria from the gut. Also bentonite clay has the ability to draw out toxins from the body including some herbicides and pesticides over long periods of time. Also bentonite clay helps sooth away nausea and vomiting, and it also helps to detox the colon.
Liver Cleans - Bentonite clay also helps to detox the liver which is our first line of defense against toxic agents.
Probiotics - Because bentonite clay helps remove toxins from the GI tract probiotics can more easily thrive thus boosting our immunity.
Alkalizing - Bentonite clay is a natural alkalizing agent thus helping to prevent acidity and disease.
Trace Minerals - Bentonite clay also contains lots of great trace minerals for good health. The list of trace minerals in bentonite clay is amazing, a very long list (almost 80 minerals), lets just say it contains just about every important mineral that can be thought of.
Anti-inflammatory - Also bentonite clay works as a good anti-inflammatory agent thus helping with arthritis and other inflammatory diseases. And because inflammation the first step towards all kinds of disease including cardiovascular disease and cancer using bentonite clay is very important.
Removes Free Radicals - Bentonite clay has the ability to bind up free radicals in our system thus helping to prevent DNA damage.
Great for Skin - Bentonite clay heals wrinkles, red spots, acne, insects bits, scrapes, and even helps with scars. It can be used internally but it can also be applied as a beauty mask when mixed with water for immediate results.
Hair - Bentonite clay has been found to be a great hair conditioner, helping to bring back a lustrous look.
Sore Throats - Gargling with a mixture of bentonite clay and water can sooth away sore throats.
Boost Immune System - Studies show that bentonite clay can boost up our T-Cell production thus helping to boost immunity.
Brings Oxygen to the Body - Bentonite clay helps remove hydrogen from cells allowing more oxygen to enter the cells for better health. Thus cells are able to repair themselves easier and recover faster.
Bentonite Toothpaste - Bentonite clay has long been used in toothpaste preparations because it removes bacteria, helps with inflammation of the gums, and increase circulation in the gums and mucosal tissues.
Water Purification - Bentonite clay has also been used in the commercial purification of water.
Purifies Wine - Bentonite clay has been used for centuries to clean and clarify wine.
Cat Litter - Bentonite clay has the ability to absorb water and odors, so its one of the most important compounds found in cat litter.
Using - Take 1/2 teaspoon or 1 teaspoon of the powder mixed with water daily. Also bentonite clay can be used topically on the skin to help remove toxins. Just make a slurry of bentonite clay and water and spread on the skin and let it dry, then remove in the shower.
Taste - The natural taste of bentonite clay is pleasing - it really doesn’t have much taste at all.
Side Effects - Don’t take too much bentonite clay because it could cause constipation. But on the average if taken in moderation it’s not a problem.
Finding - Any good health food store will have bentonite clay in a water mixture that comes in bottles. Also the dry clay can found on-line, plus capsules, and pills.
Inexpensive - For all these healing abilities bentonite clay is very inexpensive.
Bentonite clay is one of the best healing agents around.
Dr. Paul Haider - Master Herbalist
This information is meant to get you started… so you can do more research on your own… dig a little deeper and find what works for you. This article is for educational purposes only, I strongly recommend that you seek advice from your own GP, private doctor, or medical specialist for any ailment, illness, or medical condition.. this article not meant to be a scientific analysis in any way, shape, or form.
Dr. Paul Haider – Master Herbalist and Spiritual Teacher for over 25 years, helping people to recover and feel healthy. You can also find Dr. Haider on FB under Dr. Paul Haider, Healing Herbs, and at www.paulhaider.com – feel free to connect with him any time.
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