“The Importance Of Distilled Water In Aging”
by Dr. Chester Handley
As our body begins to age, there are several things that happen. Cells don’t produce as well, the body doesn’t digest as well, the body does not absorb as well and the body does not eliminate as well. And areas of the body begin to feel pain and have sore spots that we never had before. One of the major causes of pain is the over consumption of grain in older people. It is softer, easier to eat and appears to be more easily digested. Well the true reality is that it is no benefit to the aging body at all and leaves an acidic residue that gets deposited in the joints which is the number one reason for arthritic pain.
Many years ago when I was doing research on distilled water, I discovered that contrary to all the stories out there, distilled water does not take a single thing out of the body that the body needs. It never takes anything out of a cell. Everything that is cellularly locked remains within the body, but it is the greatest tool in the world for cleaning out the bloodstream, which is the only function water really has…to wash out, cleanse and purify the bloodstream. Remember that the bloodstream is primarily an organ of transport. People think of it as a liquid rather than an organ, but it is an organ. It transports nutrients, oxygen and red blood cells throughout the body and carries away waste products and carbon dioxide.
Distilled water has been evaporated into a vapor, split apart into a molecule of hydrogen and oxygen, turning them into a gas that rises up in to the atmosphere, then cooled back down and condensed back in to water. The same process happens in a distillery when it distills water. It heats up the water in to a gas, all the impurities are left behind, all the waste products are left behind, then it is condensed and turned back into pure water and becomes the ultimate pure water because of one very important factor that is not present in any other water…it is molecularly unstable. It means that when it goes in your bloodstream it breaks apart easier and latches on to debris, waste products and unwanted materials that are floating around in your bloodstream.
It is also one of the best ways there is for reducing blood pressure. I made up two charts years ago when I was doing my studies on body detoxification with distilled water, from 1865 to 1965. In 1865, diseases that ranked in the high 30’s and low 40’s became the first four killers in 1965…and they were all cardiovascular. I then made another chart from 1865 to 1965 to show the reduction in the use of drinking rainwater. The two charts were virtually biometrically opposite. As people quit drinking rainwater, cardiovascular diseases went up. When the blood vascular system is clean you have less headaches, you have less pain, you have more oxygen and nutrients available for the body and more healing capacity for the body.
It has been almost twenty years ago now that a man came down to my office that had arthritis so bad he could hardly get out of a straight-backed chair. His pain was excruciating. We put him on the detoxification program, took him off of all grain in his diet, instructed him to eat only fruit, vegetables, protein and meat products, and put him on distilled water every half hour while he was awake. It is hard to believe a month later this same man was out working in his garden having the time of his life.
I cannot emphasize enough the importance of drinking distilled water for cleansing the blood stream, for reducing arthritic pain and lowering blood pressure. It has also been known to reduce cholesterol and triglycerides. In fact, the only effect on the body is health.
There are rules of thumb on how much water to drink. The rule of thumb on a normal day is one half your body weight in ounces per day. If you are sweating and exerting yourself you should drink more, not less. We have a tendency to grab pop, coffee, Kool-Aid and juices, but we need to get back to the habit of grabbing distilled water.
To give you an example of what this means, if you are a man and you weigh 200 pounds, you should be drinking a minimum of 100 ounces of distilled water throughout the day. There is an interesting side note for people that like to study. Job, which is the oldest book of the bible, I believe it is in the 36th chapter, said God took up the water, distilled it, and poured it out abundantly on man. The logical argument is who knows better what we need than the creator, and he gave us distilled water.”
There is no good and bad bacteria. Just like there is no good and bad garbage man.
Our human bodies contain more bacteria than what we call human cells. So the bacteria play a critical role in health. The bacteria’s job in our human bodies is to consume dead and dying tissue. In nature as well, the bacteria is there in the soil to decompose the dead leaves and re-integrate it back into the earth.
What happens when a fruit falls to the ground and nobody eats it? It begins to rot. It ferments. Various types of bacteria start to eat away at the “dying” fruit. A study done by at University of Colorado found that most grocery store fruits and veggies are home to 17 to 161 different families of bacteria, depending on the type of produce.
Not to be alarmed. Remember, bacteria’s job is to consume garbage, dead tissue. It’s not there to eat your living flesh. It’s there to eat toxins, and dead stuff is toxic; it can’t be incorporated into the bio-system. So when people talk about having a candida problem, it’s not the candida bacteria that is the problem. Actually, that candida is saving your life! The problem is the toxins you are putting into your mouth. Candida is saving you from the processed sugars and wheat you swallow. “It’s saying Holy shit, get that shit out of here. Cover it in fungus and fat, then ship it out!” And you keep putting more in, so they can’t eject it fast enough. So they say, “WTF, mate. I guess we’ll just store this fat and deal with it later!” If there were no incoming toxins, there would be no need for bacteria growth, and your body would balance out.
Loren Lockman is a health coach with 15 years experience guiding people through water fasting at his Tanglewood Wellness Center. He explains bacteria with the metaphor of the garbage man. Loren lived in a neighborhood near Washington, D.C. with very large houses. Twice a week, his neighbors would drag 5 or 6 big trash cans to the end of their driveway, and the garbage man would come to take care of it.
Loren’s family didn’t buy much. They were buying fresh produce from the market in reusable canvas bags, so there was rarely even any food packaging to throw out. He dragged a trash can out to the street twice a month. That meant that 6 times per month, there was no garbage can at the end of his driveway.
Loren noticed something fascinating. On the days he had no garbage, the garbage truck didn’t stop at his house!
Garbage men don’t create garbage. Garbage creates the need for garbage men. Bacteria are nature’s garbage men. Their job is to consume dead and dying tissue in your body. If the garbage is there, the so-called “bad” bacteria show up. But if that garbage isn’t there, they don’t come to you.
#1 Condition for Bacteria: TOXINS. Lots of dead stuff. If you want to make a comfy home for bacteria, such as candida or whatever “evil” bacteria people are cursing on the health food scene, the number one condition is a toxic environment. If you want bacteria to flourish in you, then eat a load of dead food. Cook your food. Eat the cheerios with iron filings in it. You can even cook your fruit! If you only eat the collapsed carcasses of formerly living food, you will create a ripe environment for bacteria. Just like putting a bunch of trash on the street will invite flies or vultures or garbage men to visit.
Most people don’t realize that the symptoms we experience are ALWAYS evidence that the body is cleansing or healing.
The best way “fix” a candida overgrowth or other bacteria “infestation” is to stop trying to fix the symptoms. The bacteria showed up at the request of your body. The body cried out for help to deal with the toxins you were eating, and the bacteria showed up “At your service!”
If your body is in pain or calling out for a cleanse
1. Stop ingesting garbage
2. Drink water (ideally, distilled water)
4. The body will take care of the rest
This could mean going on a water fast for a few days or longer. (The Tanglewood Wellness center hosts people for 21 day supervised water fasts.) This gives these bacteria a chance to finish the job they came to do, and it will give your body a chance to take care of itself as it always does. When the bacteria eat all the trash, they no longer need to service you, and they will self-regulate their population. If you aren’t up for a water fast, switch to lighter foods like fruit and vegetables and drink plenty of pure water, ideally distilled water. WATER + SLEEP + SELF-LOVE.
You’re body is intelligent! It knows what to do. It never ever ever ever ever makes mistakes. Any attempt to “fix” the symptoms with herbs, medicines, or superfoods will only suppress the symptoms and cancel the natural cleansing process.
Here is the video I learned this from:
In this episode of Storytime with Urine, we hear about the positive effects of urine fasting to cure diseases. This time, eczema takes on urine in a short battle. A teeny tiny battle. Any bets? Dang, i already told you who wins.
The story is from Morarji Desai’s “Miracles of Urine Therapy”
Dis-ease means dis-comfort. It’s a symptom of a root dis-harmony. There would be no change if not for dis-ease. It is THE most awesome part of life’s journey.
Look at a surfer, how he/she rides the wave. If he leans too far back, there is slight imbalance, a slight dis-ease. If he doesn’t listen to that dis-ease and take proper steps to re-balance, he falls into the monster and tumbles under the waves. But if he re-adjusts from that dis-ease, he will have a fun and exhilarating ride.
For those who want an exhilarating ride in life, we can ride the edge of dis-ease, which means our surfboard catches the riptide and grips us as we tear a path through life. That sounds so much more fun than a moderate and safe life of “smart” decisions and career plans. I’m not against planning, but if the plan doesn’t freak you out and make you pee your pants out of excitement/nervousness, then you might not catch the power of the wave. The creative universal energy will bring a deep feeling of fear. Not the fear that keeps you a sub-ordinant slave; the fear that you so crave. In your gut, you know it’s gonna blast you into an expanded version of yourself, bringing you everything you’ve ever dreamed of.
Look at the photo above: Where is the best place to surf for the MAXIMUM efficiency and thrill? It’s right at the edge between the crest of the wave and the smooth calm stillness. If you placed a surfboard there, you would be FLYING!
Now think of someone you know or heard of who had a terminal illness of deadly dis-ease and they HEALED. Did they heal from cancer and return to the same boring life? Did they conquer a deadly illness just to go back to their normal routine? The people I’m thinking about are now CHAMPIONS. They are powerhouse leaders who inspire hundreds of others to become the amazing beings that they were born to BE.
There is a documentary called “Fat, Sick, and Nearly Dead” in which a man was just that: fat, sick, and nearly dead. He went on fresh fruits and vegetable juices for 2 years and now he’s a happy, inspiring example of health, a shining beacon of self-love and courage. If he let that wave of dis-ease pull him under, he would have just died like the millions of other people who think they are helpless cancer “victims”. He didn’t do that. He saw dis-ease for what it is: a huge wave of uplifting creative energy! A gift from the great inner-god universe! He f*cking rode that wave, on the edge of dis-ease, and it blasted him into his dream-self, the healthy, smiling, prosperous energetic being that he was born to BE!
I see it over and over again.
I’m living now in my 2nd month after testing positive for Lyme’s dis-ease. It’s a kind of bacteria or parasite. And I KNOW already that it is a pure reflection of my own thought patterns at the time, so I’m learned so much about myself in the process. It has inspired me to become physically active, I’ve started jogging each day, I’m eating tons of fruits, I’m drinking way more water, I’m researching health and nutrition, I’m becoming an expert in detox/cleansing, I’m learning what a happy life means, I’m cherishing myself more and more, and I’m just showered in self-love. Without this powerful wave of Lyme dis-ease, I would not be the amazing energy-surfer that I am today. My journey continues, and I know that as deep my pain and suffering has gone, that is exactly how deeply rich and wealthy my life is bound to become… it’s simple physics. For every action, there is an equal and opposite reaction.
Dis-ease is not a mistake. It is the actual tangible feeling of your own god-energy expanding you on this human journey. As hard as the dis-ease pushes you, that’s how powerful and exhilarating the surf will be. Ride the wave of dis-ease like you would ride the generous tide.
The dis-ease is not pulling you down to drown; it’s actually a neutral wave of energy. You are the one who can choose to succumb to the old belief patterns of self-doubt, pessimism, and boredom.
This article is dedicated to the raw food, fruity-licious approach to curing the human body of Lyme bacteria.
I found soo many testimonials of people doing it, and I’m living my testimonial right now on my journey to heal my own body of Lyme disease. My story is at the end of the post.
Carolyn got rid of Lyme disease by eating mostly fruits, some leafy greens, and small amounts of nuts and seeds. It took her 3 months on a raw food lifestyle.
Marsha does a 10-day watermelon fast and cures of Lyme Disease symptoms. I’d love to hear how she’s doing today, 6 years later.
Lisa’s Lyme symptoms are almost completely gone after just 30 days. She was in terrible pain for over a year. She wasted $1000s of dollars on the doctor’s Lyme protocol of antibiotics, but they only made things worse. Then she decided to go natural. Arnold, her “health coach”, calls this the “NATURAL HYGENIC LIFESTYLE” which includes mostly fruit and leafy greens. She makes smoothies with apple, pear, banana, and greens. Simple.
Lyme disease, Hyperthyroidism, and Colitis. Plus, mental problems and depression. Amanda started her healing journey with coffee enemas (putting coffee up the anus to flush the colons) and it brought some relief. After a few months, she wanted to see more results. She switched to raw food, but… like many raw foodies, she made the high-fat mistake. She started gaining weight. Then came the 80/10/10 Diet, which led her to a high-carb, low-fat diet. She eats dates, mangos, and bananas. Around 2500 calories per day (15-30 fruits per day). She looks healthy to me.
Darlena begins to walk on her own after 3 days! at the BellaVita health center where she ate raw foods, took natural inflammatory & candida, and used coffee enemas to cleanse the body. She arrived with a cane and almost needed a wheelchair, and now she is walking freely, and she even does a celebration kick at the end.
Itsy Sweeney improves on 80/10/10 diet (raw vegan, high fruit). I sent her a message on Facebook to see how she’s doing today, 1 year later.
Matt tells a short bit about his Lyme’s healing story, but the video features Ryan; he didn’t have Lyme’s but I like his story and what he has to say on life, love, and health. He’s a poker player from Brooklyn. In 6 months of juicing 32oz each morning, his poker playing has improved, his dandruff is gone, and he lost 10 pounds. He eats 50-75% raw, a lot of fruit. He says all his poker friends are juicing now. “It’s all about love. If you have toxic thoughts, it’s gonna translate into your life just as much as eating cheeseburgers. […] If you love yourself, you’ll want to feed yourself good things.”
David improves on raw food diet, after the antibiotics failed to help. He lost 30 pounds. Energy increased. Lyme symptoms went away. His diet:
*Breakfast smoothies (kale, apple, banana)
*Salads (with carrot-ginger dressing)
*Snack (dates and other fruits)
*Pasta (made from raw zucchini)
Loretta cured Lyme’s by eating living foods. Huge quantities of sprouts, green smoothies, and wheatgrass. Through that, she got her energy back and healed herself of Lyme disease. Living foods, she says; not dead foods. They are loaded with enzymes and minerals that are bio-available. “If you nourish the body, the body will heal itself.”
This lady has an on-going youtube blog called HealingLymeNaturally. Sounds like she had a range of illnesses, and is now improved drastically by switching to a raw foods and juicing diet.
I had no idea there were sooo many testimonials of healing Lyme’s with raw, living foods! I thought I’d have 2 videos to post, but the LIST GOES ON AND ON AND ON AND ON!
If you have Lyme’s disease…. IT’S NOT PERMANENT! YOU CAN DO IT! BECOME THE HEALTHY LOVING BODY THAT YOU WANT! IT’S ALL UP TO YOU!
Here it goes, my Lyme story. I will update it as I HEAL 🙂
I tested positive for Lyme disease on June 26, 2013. It’s a type of parasitic bacteria transferred via deer tick bites. I was at an Amma gathering in Iowa, and my neck started to get really really painful. It was like I pulled a muscle playing football or hurt myself in a car accident. But I had not done anything like that. After going to the hospital for a $2000 blood test, I found out it was Lyme’s disease. I’m not a fan of pharmaceutical antibiotics, so I passed on their recommended pills and went to do my own research. The symptoms went away after a day or two, so I didn’t worry about it. Interesting enough, I had started urine therapy 3 weeks prior, and I’m not exactly sure what sparked me to try it. I faintly remember a tick bite about 3 weeks before that, but there was no bull’s eye skin marking.
So at this point, I was thinking, “Cool, I must have taken care of the Lyme already with my urine therapy.” I already looked into urine therapy cases of curing nearly every disease known to humankind, and it works by a simple homeopathic dose of anti-bodies that the kidneys squirt in before the urine goes to the bladder. There are many many books on the topic that call urine “your own personal pharmacy”.
Every few weeks, I would get waves of pain in different joints in my body. First it was the shoulder; I couldn’t lift my arm. Two weeks later, it was my leg; I couldn’t lift my left thigh. These pains lasted for 2 or 3 days, then they would disappear.
Here I am, almost 2 months later, and the waves of crippling pain continue to show up every few weeks. I’ve transitioned to nearly 100% raw foods diet of mostly fruit. It resembles the 80/10/10 diet by Doug Graham. I moved from Minnesota to South Carolina, where I’m eating lots of watermelon, peaches, and citrus fruits.
*Distilled Water (1 gallon per day. 1/2 gallon in the form of urine)
*Fruit (a lot)
*Veggies (not much)
Overall, my energy has improved and I’m more physically active than ever before in my life. So even though I’m sitting here with a limp shoulder, I feel like I’m on the right track. The following videos give me confidence and I continue to focus on growing HEALTH and SELF-LOVE.
Deep Wound (to the bone) Healed by Urine Bandage
[re-posted from curezone.com and a lost link to Dionysus Junior.com]
Unknown insect bite, wound spread upon scratching
Old Urine* applied on the wound DRESSING
Shape of wound : ugly jagged shape
After urine application : wound shape became nearly geometrical, almost rhomboid form
New pink color skin growing around wound
Shape of wound : rhomboid -> ruby -> rectangular -> healed
Patient did NOT drink urine at all
Patient advised to keep blood sugar as low as possible, consuming low glycemic foods, tea/coffee/alcohol avoided
Healed within 8 months, with dedicated treatment
Doctors studying case notes wound is candidate for gangrene, amputation if skin graft fails
*Note* : Iodine (betadine) application on wound did not help
Note : Old urine is also known as lant
I am often only called in for supposed hopeless cases, where medical intervention has failed. CASE: Mr S. M., a farm manager presented with a huge wound on his lower leg. Frankly it looked as though a bear had bitten off a chunk of his flesh. He informed us that it began as what he thought was an insect bite and spread as he itched it.The wound spread even faster with hospital care of antibiotics which had cost him a few thousand rupees he could ill afford. I asked him what medicine he was applying and he showed me iodine. Now iodine is a poison and his was not a case of infection but simply that the body could not cope with healing itself.
I enquired as to whether he was diabetic. He said no, and this was good because diabetic wounds only respond once the sugar level of the patient has been brought down. High sugar in the blood inhibits the immune response. The gaping ugly wound went practically right around his leg above the ankle (see photos). This is the first really photographic documentation we have of the efficacy of Urine in healing. It was said Mr S. M. could have had a skin graft involving more expense (Rs 20,000/- and up, about six months salary) and associated hardship but, as the photographs show, we cured his problem with externally applied old Urine … gratis.
Mr S. M. was advised to follow dietary restrictions (patthiyam) that is, to absolutely quit tea, coffee, and beedies … he was not an imbiber of spirits.
As the documentation shows the course of Urine treatment caused the outlines of the wound to go from an ugly jagged shape to a nearly geometrical almost rhomboid form. Of course every stage of the treatment was covered, the dressings being allowed to remain in place for several days at a time and allowed to dry during a twenty four hour period and fresh medicine (matured Urine) injected into the cotton being careful not to touch, of course, the flesh below. The patient would perform this aspect of the treatment himself after being instructed. We came only to change the dressings and swab the area around the wound. This latter is an important part of the treatment taking off the toxins thrown out by the healthy skin and stimulating the capillaries around.
Following on the rhomboid stage a ruby like swelling formed, the new epidermal layer (skin) growing around it being pink in colour.
The ruby then collapsed into a rectangular scab and eventually fell off.
At no time did we ask the patient to experiment with Auto Urine Therapy. Of course he might have benefitted had he done so, but we did not feel that he would have proceeded along such lines and such a radical approach would have spoiled the progress already being seen.
Along with avoiding tobacco and caffeine Mr S. M. was urged to eat plenty of greens and take fruit (or raw onions) with vitamin C supplements, about 500 mg or more per day with fruit. Often people in his economic bracket cannot afford to buy fruit, but guava grew freely around his cottage. Besides raw onion as a source of vitamin C another inexpensive fruit is Indian Gooseberry (amla, nellikay) a rich anti-scorbutic resource used widely in Ayurvedic medicine.
Even though he was not diabetic we advised Mr S. M. to avoid potatoes and other high glycemic index foods, such as (too many) bananas, white rice (at least, include wheat or ragi) and mangoes etc. Keeping down the blood sugar of even a non-diabetic patient is also helpful, this is another reason why, apart from the deleterious effects of tea and coffee on the circulatory system, caffeine should be avoided since it floods the blood stream (in an artificial “fight or flight” response) with stored sugar from the liver.
Yes, in the early stages of treatment there was some pain. For pain Mr S. M. took, over a short period, Buta-proxyvon with the serious warning that painkillers are addictive. He was also warned that in the first days of the treatment blood will begin to flow to the affected part and that the appearance of blood in the bandage is a good, not bad, sign, since it is only by way of a renewal in the flow of blood that the wound will heal.
It took eight months of faithful treatment from beginning to end, but the flesh rejoined in a most dramatic and (step by step) progressively positive way as the documentary evidence shows. If the area had been treated surgically and the graft not “taken” the existing flesh would not have rejoined. This we also know from experience. Physicians studying the initial photographs of Mr S. M.’s case generally concede that he could have been a candidate for gangrene and, failing a skin graft, might have had recourse to amputation.