• 19th century
  • Although this treatment is ancient, dating back at least to Galen and a common technique in 19th century medicine, nutrient enemas have been superseded in modern medical care by tube feeding and intravenous feeding. (wikipedia.org)
  • Thomas Sydenham Tobacco smoke enemas were also reportedly used by 19th-century Danish farmers, for horses that needed laxatives, and the US anthropologist Frank Speck reported that contemporary Catawba Native Americans also treated their horses using the technique. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the 1780s the Royal Humane Society installed resuscitation kits, including smoke enemas, at various points along the River Thames, and by the turn of the 19th century, tobacco smoke enemas had become an established practice in Western medicine, considered by Humane Societies to be as important as artificial respiration. (wikipedia.org)
  • alcohol
  • She told the newspaper her husband was addicted to enemas and often used alcohol in that manner. (reuters.com)
  • The University of Tennessee student at the center of a nationally publicized alcohol incident denied Tuesday that he ever used an alcohol enema. (cnn.com)
  • The case made national news when police said Broughton and some of his fraternity brothers had been using enemas containing alcohol. (cnn.com)
  • Police said investigators found tubing and materials used to give alcohol enemas at the scene. (cnn.com)
  • Oct. 3 (UPI) -- A Tennessee fraternity member spoke publicly for the first time Wednesday, denying police charges that he engaged in alcohol enemas. (upi.com)
  • University of Tennessee student Alexander Broughton told reporters at a press conference Wednesday he did not receive an alcohol enema, otherwise known as "butt chugging. (upi.com)
  • He said his fraternity brothers put him in the shower to wake him up and in the process left the bruises doctors thought may have been sexual assault wounds police later laid to the alcohol enema. (upi.com)
  • Broughton told reporters he had never heard of alcohol enemas before police said it's what he had done. (upi.com)
  • An alcohol enema is a faster method of alcohol intoxication since the alcohol is absorbed directly into the bloodstream. (wikipedia.org)
  • In May 2004, a 58-year-old machine shop owner of Lake Jackson, Texas, died after his wife administered an alcohol enema of sherry. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 2012, twelve University of Tennessee students were cited with underage drinking and one with disorderly conduct following an alcohol enema incident at a Pi Kappa Alpha fraternity chapter house. (wikipedia.org)
  • fecal
  • Once the injection is complete, the enema is retained until there is a strong urge to defecate, at which time the recipient may expel any fecal matter loosened by the instilled solution together with the solution itself. (wikipedia.org)
  • colon
  • An enema is a discreet and private method of self-administered colon cleansing. (healthandyoga.com)
  • A high volume enema, on the other hand, is meant for deeper cleanses and detoxification of the entire colon. (healthandyoga.com)
  • A relatively clean colon helps realize the fullest benefits of an enema by allowing an unobstructed flow of the water into the colon. (healthandyoga.com)
  • Having realized the enormous benefits of enemas and colon cleaning for health and youthfulness in the Previous Section , the next obvious question is - Can I do enema at home? (healthandyoga.com)
  • Buffered sodium phosphate solution draws additional water from the bloodstream into the colon to increase the effectiveness of the enema, but can be rather irritating to the colon, causing intense cramping or "griping. (wikipedia.org)
  • Called a barium enema, such enemas are sometimes the only practical way to view the colon in a relatively safe manner. (wikipedia.org)
  • The practice of colon cleansing experienced a renaissance in the 1990s, and at this time, coffee enemas were used as alternative cancer treatments. (wikipedia.org)
  • Information on coffee enemas and "colon therapy", from the American Cancer Society Pharmacokinetics of Caffeine following a Single Administration of Coffee Enema versus Oral Coffee Consumption in Healthy Male Subjects - besides pharmacokinetics, this article summarizes the issues of benefits and dangers of coffee enemas with references. (wikipedia.org)
  • detoxification
  • An effective fasting program should also be accompanied by enemas to assist in the detoxification of the body. (healthandyoga.com)
  • Gerson said that coffee enemas had positive detoxification effects that contributed to the recovering health of his patients. (wikipedia.org)
  • Some proponents of alternative medicine have claimed that coffee enemas have a rapid detoxification effect by "detoxifying" metabolic products of tumors. (wikipedia.org)
  • There is no medical scientific evidence to support any detoxification or anti-cancer effect of coffee enemas. (wikipedia.org)
  • Reuters
  • HOUSTON (Reuters) - Charges have been dropped against a Texas woman who was accused of giving her husband a sherry enema that killed him, the prosecutor in the case said on Wednesday. (reuters.com)
  • Bottle
  • A bottle, bag or can is used to contain a cleansing enema solution. (ehow.co.uk)
  • If you elect to use an enema can or water bottle, commercial lubricants such as K-Y Jelly, Astroglide or Vaseline are available at most pharmacies. (ehow.co.uk)
  • often
  • Home enema kits often include an anal lubricant. (ehow.co.uk)
  • He told his patients often that the "coffee enemas are not given for the function of the intestines but for the stimulation of the liver. (wikipedia.org)
  • When administered as often as every two hours, coffee enemas have shown to be connected to two cases of deaths as a result of severe electrolyte imbalance, hyponatremia, dehydration and pleural and pericardial effusions. (wikipedia.org)
  • medical
  • Once again, this only pertains to indiscriminate use or to special people who need specific medical advice before an enema. (healthandyoga.com)
  • Barium enema costs are covered by most medical insurance policies, but please check with your insurer first. (bmihealthcare.co.uk)
  • Tobacco was recognised as a medicine soon after it was first imported from the New World, and tobacco smoke was used by western medical practitioners as a tool against cold and drowsiness, but applying it by enema was a technique adapted from the North American Indians. (wikipedia.org)
  • practice
  • Enemas have been used around the time of childbirth however there is no evidence for this practice and it is now discouraged. (wikipedia.org)
  • Make
  • To prepare for your first enema, consult with your doctor to make sure you're physically capable of performing every step of the process on your own. (ehow.co.uk)
  • After expelling enema solution from your bowels, you'll have to make several return trips to clean your bowels completely. (ehow.co.uk)
  • The Superior home enema kit is surprisingly affordable & specifically designed with extra care to make enema a delightful experience. (healthandyoga.com)
  • slightly too clean to make Primitive Enema sound dangerous. (wikipedia.org)
  • given
  • In nature cure, patients who were given enema for months did not take even a day to leave it or live without it. (healthandyoga.com)
  • This may be done in situations where it is undesirable or impossible to deliver a medication by mouth, such as antiemetics given to reduce nausea (though not many antiemetics are delivered by enema). (wikipedia.org)
  • done
  • Enemas are best done in the morning soon after answering nature?s call. (healthandyoga.com)
  • Enemas done with hot water bottles or steel cans can be easier to self-administer without spilling cleansing solution, though they can be slightly more expensive. (ehow.co.uk)
  • water
  • Though warm water is the most common, enemas can also be performed with vinegar, coffee, shark cartilage or solutions made with wheatgrass, garlic or other herbal supplements. (ehow.co.uk)
  • The crimes of which Kenyon was accused were also the inspiration for the 1976 adult film Water Power, starring Jamie Gillis, which was later reissued under the title Enema Bandit. (wikipedia.org)
  • Normal
  • Other types of enema solutions are also used, including equal parts of milk and molasses heated together to slightly above normal body temperature. (wikipedia.org)
  • This, he said, stimulated autonomic nervous system in the same way caffeine does when consumed orally and activated the release of bile in the liver, cleared even more of the gastro-intestinal tract and removed more toxins than a normal enema. (wikipedia.org)
  • cause
  • Another contraindication reported is for people with heart or kidney ailments, as enemas can cause an electrolytic imbalance. (healthandyoga.com)
  • clear
  • The sanitarium approached treatment in a holistic manner, actively promoting vegetarianism, nutrition, the use of enemas to clear intestinal flora, exercise, sun-bathing, hydrotherapy, and abstention from smoking tobacco, drinking alcoholic beverages and sexual activity. (wikipedia.org)
  • health
  • Enemas are used as part of some alternative health therapies, as part of sexual activities, and to administer drugs for recreational or religious reasons. (wikipedia.org)
  • Show
  • The Mark, Tom and Travis Show (The Enema Strikes Back! (wikipedia.org)
  • Recorded over two nights at performances in the band's home of California in November 1999, The Mark, Tom and Travis Show (The Enema Strikes Back! (wikipedia.org)
  • Jazz composer Henry Threadgill recorded "Salute to the Enema Bandit" on the 1986 album Air Show No. 1. (wikipedia.org)
  • give
  • He pleaded guilty to a decade-long series of armed robberies of female victims, some of which involved sexual assaults in which he would give them enemas. (wikipedia.org)
  • coffee
  • Max Gerson proposed that coffee enemas had a positive effect on the gastro-intestinal tract. (wikipedia.org)
  • The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has ruled that study participants must be warned of the risk of death from coffee enemas in studies that use them. (wikipedia.org)