How I Started My
Colon Hydrotherapy Clinic
Authored By: Alex King
Contemplating retirement from eficial when combined with sufficient
my nursing career, a good friend of nutrient and fluid intake as well as exer-
mine, Carol, wanted to introduce me to cise. Clients report that they have more
colonics. energy, clearer skin and eyes, relief
“Carol I don’t know a thing from painful menstruation, improved
about colonics and am not interested.” I digestion, reduced cravings for sugars to create a décor personifying a holis-
responded. and starches, relief from the discomfort tic atmosphere. My colonics room,
“Besides I want to travel when of colitis and other gastro-intestinal dis- sanitized and freshly cleaned was
I retire.” Carol wouldn’t take no for an orders, enhanced mental clarity, equipped with the necessary equip-
answer. For weeks she continued to improved nutritional absorption, weight ment. Supplies were in and stored;
discuss colonics with me. loss and relief from gas – all increasing cases of good nutrition were stocked
“I know you would be good at the general feeling of optimal health. in my cupboard. The office was large
colonics” Carol urged, “just come with Noticing progress in my own enough to house a consultation area.
me this once and I’ll not mention it health, colonics combined with nutrition All the furniture was in its place. I sat
again.” made an astonishing improvement down to congratulate myself on a job
I finally succumbed to her regarding my skin. I became fully aware well done. I looked at the idle com-
pressure, and was pleasantly surprised. that I am solely responsible for my own puter, fax machine and spoke to the
I was introduced to the flow of toxins, well-being! As well, I experienced hav- telephone.
gas and yeast irrigated out of the body. ing more energy, a better sleeping pat- “Come on telephone, ring! My
The client reported feeling no discom- tern, and a trimmer waistline. Humbly, I new appointment book is blank.” There
fort whatsoever during the procedure recalled my previous energy level. I was wasn’t a client in sight.
and exclaimed how cleansed and light constantly exhausted; I needed a nap My sister came to visit from
she felt after the colonic; a definite dif- after lunch and dinner on my days off. Ontario. She informed me that the fam-
ference from the bloated constipated Now, I had a new life! ily was routing for me and the general
feeling from before. I continued my nursing profes- consensus was: If Willie is giving up a
I was so stimulated by what I sion part time. Now inspired by colon stable income and career, and doing
saw that I wanted to experience it for hydrotherapy, I wanted to learn more. I that, she must really believe in it. She
myself. For many years, I suffered with took courses in iridology, ozone therapy, became my first client.
skin eruptions that were treated med- foot care, blood life analysis, and reflex- My first year was slow. I visited
ically but continued to reappear month ology. I studied every piece of literature health practitioners and promoted my
after month. I wanted to see if my skin on bowel care that I could lay my hands business. Referrals started coming in.
would improve with colonics and signed on. Books of Dr. Bernard Jensen were Often clients commented that they did-
up for a series of colonics. my favorite. His books seemed to put n’t know of anyone who would want to
This introduction to colonics everything in perspective for me. His do this for a living.
more than sparked my interest. My views regarding colon hydrotherapy My business has grown
enthusiasm escalated as I recalled my consolidated mine. I found my niche! immensely; mainly from client referrals
in-law’s sluggish discomfort in their old It didn’t matter what I was and by word-of-mouth. I work at it full
age, obtaining temporary relief by using doing, my thoughts were constantly on time, loving every minute. As well, I
laxatives. Even in my nursing profes- colonics. provide colon hydrotherapy appren-
sion, there was no emphasis placed on “The bowel is the most neg- ticeship training and employ an office
regularity or bowel care. Regularity lected part of the body. It is such a sen- assistant.
could comprise of once a day, every sitive subject; no one discusses “Thanks to all my clients and
three days or once every three weeks colonics as freely as they do their hair, health practitioners for the successful
for some, and was just known as ‘their nails or massage appointments. business I have today. I couldn’t have
pattern.’ Perhaps it’s because most are unaware done it without you!”
“Wow!” I thought, “This proce- of colonics and its benefits. When any Wilhelmina (Willie) Van Maurik,
dure could benefit so many!” reference is made about the bowel, it is is a Registered Nurse (RN),
I enrolled in a colon hydrother- with embarrassment, as a joke regard- Certified Colon Hydro Therapist
apy course and learned that colonics is ing gas or the odor associated with it.” (CCHT), and a Member of
not a new practice. Artifacts and As I folded fresh sheets from International Association of
records show that people did cleanse the dryer in the clinic where I worked, I Colon Hydro Therapy.
their bodies historically. Up to the late visualized folding my own sheets in my
1920s, many medical doctors had own clinic. Website: www.colonics.ca
colonic machines in their offices. I was As always, when events are Email: email@example.com
amazed to learn of the benefits of meant to transpire - doors opened for
colonics. Colon hydrotherapy is a safe, me and things just seemed to fall into For more information and/or
effective method for removing waste place. I opened my own clinic, July to make an appointment call:
from the large intestine and is most ben- 2000. I enjoyed decorating, and tried 403-266-1797 in Calgary, Alberta.