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Detoxify Your Body

Epsom salt proponents believe the compound can remove harmful, unnatural substances from your body. It's theorized that it does so by raising sulfate levels in the body, which might open up detoxification pathways. Some even claim that the detoxification promoted by Epsom salt baths can benefit children with autism. Unfortunately, there's not much research that backs up such assertions.


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