Body’s SOS – 10 Signals Your Body Has Accumulated Toxins

by Maria Konou

Nowadays, people are exposed to a wide variety of toxins without even realizing it. They enter our bodies and stay in our system for several reasons. Sometimes, when these toxins begin accumulating more and more, your body and organs cannot cope. Our system is designed to filter out harmful substances and things we do not need, but we have to give it a push in order to succeed. If the root cause of the problem is not treated, then various complaints and issues will arise. However, there is a way to notice if your body is beginning to fill with a lot of toxins. In this article, we will show you the most common signals your body has accumulated toxins you need to detox from.

Let’s take a look at the common signals your body has accumulated toxins

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Body’s SOS – 10 Signals Your Body Has Accumulated Toxins

#Foggy Mind & Difficulty Concentrating

A common thing you may notice if your body has accumulated toxins is the fogginess and the difficulty concentrating on tasks. That is because they affect the brain and the nervous system. These symptoms associated with a lot of health conditions, so if they persist, make sure to reach out to your general practitioner. These articles on how to boost your memory and what foods to eat for excellent brain function.

If you experience difficulty concentrating, it can mean that you are full of toxins

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#Pain & Cramps in the Muscles

Toxins can also build up and cause inflammation in your tissues and cells, which in return can lead to pain and other issues. If you often experience unexplainable body aches and cramps, then this might be the actual reason. If you want to detox your body from inflammation, you need to stop eating sugar and start drinking lots and lots of water.

Toxins can build up in your tissues, causing pain and cramps in the muscles 

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#Red Skin, Rashes & Itching

Your skin is the largest organ in your system, so it makes sense for it to be impacted by the accumulation of toxins. If you start experiencing itching, as well as irritation, rashes, and red spots, then this might be the reason.

Your skin is sensitive to toxins, so it might get red and irritated 

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Toxins can also impact the digestive system and the good balance of bacteria in the gut. They can slow down the process of digestion, leading to fewer bowel movements, and constipation. In addition, these toxins influence the gut flora by reducing the number of good bacteria in your stomach. All of this affects your ability to remove toxins from your body through your digestive system.

Toxins can negatively affect the gut flora, bowel movements, and digestion

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#Weight Gain

If you recently gained weight unexpectedly, this might mean that you need to detox your body from toxins. If your eating habits, everyday schedule, and sleep patterns have not changed at all, consider the possibility that toxins are messing up with your metabolism. The best way to cleanse your body is giving it time off from fast food, processed food, and anything else that comes in a plastic packaging.

Unexplained weight gain can be a result of toxin buildup

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#Bad Breath

One of the easiest ways to see if your body is out of balance is by checking your breath. If you notice that your breath is weird and unusual, then this is your body’s signal that something is wrong on the inside. In addition, if the toxins have already affected your digestive system, your ability to excrete toxins has been compromised. Therefore, this can manifest as bad breath!

If you notice something weird with your breath, it might be from toxin accumulation

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If you want to cleanse your body from harmful chemicals and toxins, you need to make some changes in your lifestyle. Start eating mainly organic, fresh fruits and vegetables, cook your own meals, make your own DIY beauty products that are free of chemicals and preservatives, and drink lots of water! In addition, include mental and physical exercise in your schedule to give your body the boost it needs.

Now you know which are the most common signals your body has accumulated toxins!

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Maria Konou

Maria Konou is a specialist in the field of digital marketing and fashion. However, she has always had a way with words. That’s what led her to her dream job here at Archzine. She has worked in many different fields over the years, but according to her, being an author has been the most rewarding. Maria is a huge plant enthusiast, loves everything fashion-related, is very sustainably aware, and is always open to learning about new things.