The team includes nutrition researchers, registered dietitians, physicians, and pharmacists. There are programs for deep detoxification, catharsis, and healing. There are resorts, wellness centers, and spas that specialize in weekend retreats or one-on-one sessions. And there are always more travel experiences to check out. On The goop Podcast, Gwyneth and our chief content officer, Elise Detoxil Pilules , have interviewed leading researchers and doctors about detoxing, cleansing, fasting, supplements, longevity, and much more.
In some cases, withdrawal symptoms such as seizures can even cause death, meaning that proper medical supervision is critical. This is especially true for Alcohol, Barbiturate, Benzodiazepine, and Opioid detox. During withdrawal, medical intervention is often necessary to keep the patient safe and comfortable.