Q – Are all bowels the same

Most diagrams of the bowel show an idealised picture, whereas in reality the length, shape and position vary immensely. The length is variable and can be anything […]

Q – What is the Colon

The colon, also known as the large intestine or large bowel is part of the digestive system. It is located at the end of the digestive tract […]

Q – Is colonic hydrotherapy safe?

Yes. Since they are not self administered but conducted by an ARCH therapist they have a proven record of safety and are effective. The filtered water is […]

Q – How many treatments are necessary?

We will discuss with you your individual motivation for deciding to have a colonic treatment. People have different reason for having a treatment so you will be […]

Q- How Much Water Is Used

Every treatment is individual, but as a guide we estimate around 60 litres of filtered water is used per treatment. However, only small amounts of water are […]

Q – What Position Will I Be In

After lying on your left side to allow the speculum to be gently inserted, I will ask you to turn onto your back. To assist elimination of […]

Q – How Does It Work

An inlet and outlet tube are attached to the outside of the speculum to provide a through-flow of water going in and waste water coming out. The […]

Q – Will It Be Painful

A brief rectal exam must be carried out and then the speculum is gently introduced 1.5 inches (4cm) into the rectum. This procedure should not be painful. […]