Question of the Week Podcast

Question of the Week episode

Mon, 6th Dec 2010

Can I drink through my bottom?

Some clyster (enema) syringes (c) Shattonbury

Bowels are quite good at absorbing water so why not have a drink through one? Perhaps it's not such a good idea! Find out in this QotW. Plus, we ask if magnetic bracelets actually work.

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  • Would a sea water enema help hydration?

    Dr Chris, I hope the subject might get your attention but I guess as a Doc....! Question..as a matter of survival and in dire need of fluids without potable drinking water would an anal infusion of sea water work?  If it would how much fits down there, a glass, a litre? ...

 

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