AmSurg Partner Dr. Jeff Bullock Helps Shed Some Light on Common Medical Urban Legends

AmSurg Partner Jeff Bullock, MD, San Antonio Gastroenterology Endoscopy Center, wrote an article about common myths that doctors frequently get asked about in The Boerne Star, a local newspaper for the community of Boerne, Texas. Bullock called upon other doctors in the area to share one question they get asked a lot and express their opinion of the answer. Bullock’s question was about whether advertisements about doing routine cleanses to clean out the “toxic sludge” found in your colon are true or not. His simple answer is “NO.”

“These advertisements you are hearing on the radio are designed to get your money, and that is all,” said Bullock. “The simple fact is there is no toxic sludge.”

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