Dates & Rates
A Typical Day
Fitness Training/Nutrition
Weight Loss
Packages & Disclaimers
Alcohol & Other Addictions
Colon Cleanse
Liver Cleanse
One-on-One Personal Fast
Costa Rica Retreats
Employment Opportunities
Pole Fitness
Dave's Detox News
Location-Transportation Arrangements
A Typical Day - Bring a friend and get a shared room as low at $1600.00 per session per person. 812-295-6235. Want to know what to expect out of a day at Detox Oasis?  Take a look at a typical day.

Schedule Overview

Listed here is a typical day at the Detox Oasis.
8:45 Meet in kitchen for morning schedule and opening session
Wheat Grass Juice,  Blue Green Algae, Spirulina or another Green Juicy.
9:00 Morning walk/run or cardio session (30/45 min) -suited to your fitness level
9:00 Breakfast (if not juice fasting) - Fitness Program clients
10:00 Daily colonics begin - up to 2 Colema Board Sessions daily included
10:15 Abs Exercise followed by  weights group training session alternating large muscle groups, TRX training, kettle bells or free weights or cable machines
11:00 Wheatgrass Juice or Blue Green Algae or another Green Drink
12:00 Lunch (if not juice fasting) or Veggie Juice for Juice Cleanse Clients
2:00 Arise N Shine Herbs, Probiotics and cleansing teas
3:00 Guided Yoga or Stretch Class M-F  Yoga Sessions with meditation offered daily
3:00  EWOT Exercise on Oxygen Therapy individual opportunities
4:00 Afternoon Free Time or Follow-up Cardio on your own
6:00 Dinner - Rejuvenation & Raw Potassium Essence Broth for fasting cleansing
7:00 Sauna & skin brushing
8:00 Evening relaxation, personal time or group time


These statements have not been evaluated by the FDA and are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease; research is ongoing. Always consult your physician before taking any supplements or starting any new diet and/or exercise program.

Schedule subject to change.

8:45 AM

Blue Green Algae Drink - Spirulina

Nutritional Facts / Suggested Use: Spirulina is a tiny blue-green algae in the shape of a perfect spiral coil. Biologically speaking, it is one of the oldest inhabitants of the planet. Its scientific name is Arthrospira Plantensis. Spirulina has been exhaustively and extensively tested by scientists around the world, and is found to be the most powerful and well-balanced source of nutrition available on the planet.

"Let your food be your medicine and your medicine your food" (Hippocrates, 460-c. 370 BC)

Key Points / Key Ingredients: Scientific name for what we commonly call Spirulina is Arthrospira platensis. It belongs to the family of several species of microalgae such as blue-green aphanizomenon (the closest "relative" of Spirulina) and green algae chlorella and dunaliella. These microscopic dark-green algae have the shape of spiral coils.Their color is explained by a combination of several natural pigments found in Spirulina: chlorophyll (green), carotenoids (yellow and orange) and phycocyanin (blue). Many nutrients which protect our bodies are densely concentrated in Spirulina. Spirulina is a powerful defense against oxidant stress. It can cleanse and detox our bodies from causes of stress. This remarkable plant has some of the most powerful protective nutrients of any food.

Benefit: Spirulina is called a super food because its nutrient content is more potent than any other food. Many of the essential nutrients needed by our bodies are concentrated in spirulina. It is comprised of at least 60% all-vegetable protein, essential vitamins and phytonutrients such as the rare essential fatty acid GLA, sulfolipids, glycolipids and polysaccharides.

Psyllium Husk & Bentonite Clay Fiber Detox Shake

Psyllium Husk Fiber
Nutritional Facts / Suggested Use:
The fiber inherent in psyllium husk can enhance digestive health and promote regularity, both major goals of an effective cleanse. Psyllium is important for many reasons. Since it contains carbohydrates, it can help diarrhea. It can help ease the pain of hemorrhoids and cystitis. Psyllium Husks have anti-inflammatory properties, and can be beneficial for those with diabetes. In some studies, it has been shown that Psyllium Husk can improve lipid control in Type 2 diabetes. Aids in weight loss control. Maintains healthy cholesterol levels. Maintains healthy blood pressure levels. Treats IBS (Irritable Bowel Syndrome). Treats yeast infections.

Key Points / Key Ingredients: Psyllium husk or "isphagula" is the covering of seeds grown on the plant, Plantago Psyllium, which flourishes in the Middle East. 100% natural Psyllium Husk Powder has nothing added!. It is the active ingredient used in products like "Metamucil." But natural Psyllium Husk powder has no sweeteners, synthetics, fillers, flavorings, colorings or preservatives and no wheat or gluten for those of you with sensitivities or Celiac Disease. You can use psyllium husk as part of a cleansing program or as a source of your daily fiber. Make sure you consume plenty of liquid before and afterwards. Psyllium Husk can cause dehydration since it makes the moisture content of our bowels higher. Psyllium Husk can be harder to swallow when it congeals, so drink it quickly with plenty of water.

Some guests choose another fiber like chia seeds. 

Benefit: Fiber is important for good health because it helps maintain optimal functioning of the GI tract while promoting good digestion and elimination. Some people are allergic to psyllium husk. The most important thing to remember when taking psyllium husk is to take it with lots of water.

Bentonite Clay
Nutritional Facts / Suggested Use: When combined with Bentonite Clay, psyllium husk can further help detoxify the digestive tract. Together these two wonderful ingredients sweep through the intestinal tract binding toxins and removing loosened mucoid plaque and other debris as they exit the body. At Detox Oasis, we've learned that people simply felt better when they took a shake comprised of Bentonite Clay and Psyllium Husks. Taken internally, liquid bentonite supports the intestinal system in the elimination of toxins. Liquid bentonite is inert which means it passes through the body undigested. Diarrhea can be remedied through the use of bentonite clay because of its ability to bind stools. Bentonite clay can take effect right away by binding to irritants in the gastrointestinal tract.

Key Points / Key Ingredients: Bentonite clay is made up of a high number of tiny platelets, with negative electrical charges on their flat surfaces and positive charges on their edges. The name "bentonite clay" refers to a clay first identified in cretaceous rocks.   Largest concentrations of clay are located in the Great Plains area of North America. Bentonite is not a mineral, but a commercial name for "montmorillonite", the active mineral in many medicinal clays.  Nutritional Charcoal is also been known as a great detox agent.

Benefit: Clay is one of the most effective natural intestinal detoxifying agents available to us and has been used for hundreds of years by native tribes around the globe. Primitive tribes have traditionally used various types of clay for conditions of toxicity. Animals in the wild, drawn to clay deposits by instinct, have been observed licking the clay as part of their everyday diet as well as rolling in it to get relief from injuries.


9:00 AM

Morning Hike or Cardio Circuit Training

Nutritional Facts / Suggested Use: The energy you create by exercising in the morning can sustain you throughout the day and boost your metabolism. When you get up early to exercise it can help you sleep better since exercising at night can create an adrenaline rush that may make it harder to fall asleep. The psychological and nutritional benefit of starting your day with exercise will help keep you focused on making healthy and positive choices throughout the day.

Key Points / Key Ingredients: Exercising early in the morning "jump starts" your metabolism, keeping it elevated for hours, sometimes for up to 24 hours! As a result, you'll be burning more calories all day long—just because you exercised in the morning.

Benefit: Studies have shown that exercise significantly increases mental acuity—a benefit that lasts four to ten hours after your workout ends. Exercising in the a.m. means you get to harness that brainpower, instead of wasting it while you're snoozing. Many people find that morning exercise has a tendency to regulate their appetite for the rest of the day. Not only do they eat less (since activity causes the release of endorphins, which in turn diminishes appetite), they also choose healthier portions of healthier foods.


9:00 AM

AM Herbs

Nutritional Facts / Suggested Use: Chomper® works with Herbal Nutrition to soften and break up accumulated waste material in the intestinal tract.* When used as directed, Chomper® contributes to overall digestive system detoxification and may also support bowel regularity and help to relieve occasional constipation.* For optimal results always use Chomper® and Herbal Nutrition together. 3 capsules or more as needed taken between meals, or at least 90 minutes after a Psyllium shake during the cleansing process with an equal amount of Herbal Nutrition, or as directed by your health care professional.  New organic blends ready this year

Key Points / Key Ingredients: MEADOW MIX (Cascara Sagrada Bark, Plantain Leaf, Barberry Bark, Peppermint Leaf, Sheep Sorrel Leaf); HERBAL GARDEN MIX (Fennel Seed, Ginger Root, Myrrh Gum Resin, Red Raspberry Leaf, Rhubarb Root, Goldenseal Root, Lobelia Leaf) Other Ingredients: (All Vegetarian) Cellulose.

Benefit: Soften and break up accumulated waste material in the intestinal tract.

Herbal Nutrition
Nutritional Facts / Suggested Use: Herbal Nutrition and Chomper work to soften and break up accumulated waste material in the intestinal tract. Three (3) or more capsules with meals. OR with equal amounts of Chomper at least 90 minutes after a Cleansing Shake during the cleansing process (or as directed by your health care professional).

Key Points / Key Ingredients: MEADOW MIX (Alfalfa Leaf, Dandelion Root, Shavegrass Shoot, Chickweed Leaf, Marshmallow Root), NATURE'S MIX (Rose Hips Fruit, Yellow Dock Root, Hawthorne Berry, Licorice Root~), ELECTROLITE MIX (Kelp Leaf, Irish Moss Plant) ~Warning: Licorice root is contraindicated in hypertension (high blood pressure).

Benefit: Soften and break up accumulated waste material in the intestinal tract.

Nutritional Facts / Suggested Use: Probiotics are "live microorganisms which when administered in adequate amount confer a health benefit on the host. The world is full of microorganisms (including bacteria), and so are people's bodies—in and on the skin, in the gut, and in other orifices. Friendly bacteria are vital to proper development of the immune system, to protection against microorganisms that could cause disease, and to the digestion and absorption of food and nutrients. Interactions between a person and the microorganisms in his body, can be crucial to the person's health and well-being. Bacterial balance can thrown off in two major ways: 1) by antibiotics, when they kill friendly bacteria in the gut along with unfriendly bacteria. 2) by "Unfriendly" microorganisms such as disease-causing bacteria, yeasts, fungi, and parasites can also upset the balance, especially for diarrhea from rotavirus.

Key Points / Key Ingredients: Most probiotics are bacteria similar to those naturally found in people's guts, especially in those of breastfed infants (who have natural protection against many diseases). Most often, the bacteria come from two groups, Lactobacillus or Bifidobacterium. Within each group, there are different species (for example, Lactobacillus acidophilus and Bifidobacterium bifidus), and within each species, different strains (or varieties). A few common probiotics, such as Saccharomyces boulardii, are yeasts, which are different from bacteria.

Benefit: Research has suggested that probiotic bacteria can: Help reduce the risk of certain Diahhreahl illnesses. Assist lactose intolerant people with lactose digestion. Enhance the immune function. Some preliminary studies also report that certain probiotics can play a role in reducing the development of allergy in children, decreasing Helicobacter pylori colonization of the stomach, helping patients cope with side effects of antibiotic therapy, managing relapse of some inflammatory bowel conditions, decreasing the risk of certain cancers, decreasing dental-caries-causing microbes in the mouth, and keeping healthy people healthy.


10:15 AM

Abs WorkOut

Nutritional Facts / Suggested Use: Abdominal exercise is one of the best forms of exercise for those who are suffering from back problems. Abdominal breathing is also known as diaphragmatic breathing. Proper breathing helps improve stamina in both disease and athletic activity. Like blood, the flow of lymph, which is rich in immune cells, is also improved. Breathing exercise help improve the flow of blood and lymph and prevent infection of the lung and other tissues. But most of all it is an excellent tool to stimulate the relaxation response that results in less tension and an overall sense of well being.

Key Points / Key Ingredients:
Abdominal exercises are easy to do an don't usually require equipment. Abdominal exercises are one of the most important types of exercises you can do for your core. And your core is where all movement in your body originates. Your core is of utmost importance for your overall health related fitness. The first step towards a trim waist and flat stomach is to remove the fat that sits on the abs. A combination of cardiovascular exercise program coupled with a healthy diet aimed at preventing fat can do wonders. At Detox Oasis, we offer a daily abs class to help build your core abdominal strength.

Abdominal exercises help strengthen your abs and provide trunk (core) stability. Your core is where all movement in your body originates. The abs help support and protect the internal organs and aid in breathing, especially exhaling. Also, these muscles work with the back to control trunk motion, such as twisting and bending.

10:30 AM

Weight Training At Detox Oasis

Nutritional Facts / Suggested Use: We offer training while fasting similar to many of the programs in Thailand that more Europeans moving towards. Weight training with some modification to accommodate the body's adjustment to the fast will increase fat loss many times over than if you were not weight training. Not just that, but you will increase your body's utilization for burning Lean Body Mass (LBM) or muscle as well as fat. Most of the fat or adipose tissue will be burned when you are resting, not while you are training.

Key Points / Key Ingredients:
At Detox Oasis, we concentrate on "Body Part" training of one or two body parts per day. This allows guests to break up the workouts into shorter sessions in order to achieve goals even when their energy levels might be depleted during certain segments of their detox fasting.

Weight training offers the following health benefits: enhances metabolic rate and burns more calories, improves bone density, improves body composition and lean muscle mass, enhances muscle definition, stronger connective tissue and joint stability.


Colonics Start

Nutritional Facts / Suggested Use: You may discover colonics, also called colon hydrotherapy or colon cleansing on a colemea board can be greatly beneficial in the prevention, treatment and relief of many common health ailments. Many doctors are now embracing colonic irrigation as an adjunct to their traditional medical treatments, or as part an overall regimen of complementary and alternative medicine designed to cleanse and detoxify their patient's colon, liver, kidney and lymphatic systems.

Key Points / Key Ingredients:
Use of the colema board is self-administered if you choose to use it. Before inserting your colema tip into the tube on the board, rinse well. Each guest will have their own tip. Apply a small amount of lubricant on the rectal tube so colema tip will be easily inserted, being careful not to clog the holes. Position your body on colema board in order to easily insert the colema tip into the rectum. Slide body down until the buttocks are close to the opening. Open clamp on the colonic to allow the solution to flow into the colon. You do not have to remove the rectal tip in order to evacuate. The fecal matter will bypass the tip, allowing normal bowel action. Begin abdomen massage. Start massaging upward on your left side. If you find any tender or sore areas, continue to massage until the tenderness is gone. Continue up to the ribs on the left, then across the abdomen and down the right side. This brings the solution to the ascending colon. When cramping or the desire to evacuate occurs, close off the water clamp (in-flow) and relieve the bowel.

Benefit: By removing the toxins that have built up over time, colon cleansing allows the digestive system to function more efficiently. More nutrients are absorbed from food, and toxins are flushed out of the colon before they have a chance to harm our health. This improves the health of the immune system and the entire body. Colon cleansing helps to remove this undigested waste as well as the hardened fecal matter that is blocking the passageway of the colon. Waste can pass quickly and efficiently through the system, preventing or alleviating the development of constipation.


11:30 AM

Wheatgrass or Blue Green Algae

Nutritional Facts / Suggested Use: Wheatgrass Juice is a superior detoxification agent compared to carrot juice and other fruits and vegetables. Dr. Earp-Thomas, associate of Ann Wigmore, says that 15 pounds of Wheatgrass is the equivalent of 350 pounds of carrot, lettuce, celery, and so forth. Wheat Grass Wheatgrass Juice is one of the best sources of living chlorophyll available. Chlorophyll is the first product of light so it contains more light energy than any other element. Wheatgrass juice is a crude chlorophyll and can be taken orally and as a colon implant without toxic side effects. Chlorophyll is the basis of all plant life. Science has proven that chlorophyll arrests growth and development of unfriendly bacteria. By taking Wheatgrass Juice, you may feel a difference in strength, endurance, health, and spirituality, and experience a sense of well-being.

Key Points / Key Ingredients:
Fresh Juice- within 6 minutes of juicing (recommendation by Ann Wigmore - To get the full live enzyme benefits) others recommend drinking the juice within at least 30 minutes of juicing. One ounce of Wheatgrass Juice is equivalent in vitamins, minerals, and amino acids found in 2-1/2 pounds of green leaf vegetables.1 oz. Wheatgrass Juice = 2-1/2 lbs. Green leaf vegetables. Wheatgrass is one of the richest natural sources of vitamins A, complete B complex, B-17, C, E, and K. In addition, Wheatgrass is an excellent source of Calcium, Potassium, Iron, Magnesium, Phosphorus, Sodium, Sulfur, Cobalt, Zinc, 17 forms of amino acids and enzymes. We grow organic wheat grass on site at Detox Oasis and you will learn how to make your own wheat grass juice from the grow room trays. Wheat grass is one of the key ingredients to the program at Detox Oasis and considered a delicacy in raw food diets.

In the American Journal of Surgery (1940), Benjamin Gruskin, M.D. recommends chlorophyll for its antiseptic benefits. The article suggests the following clinical uses for chlorophyll in wheat grass to treat skin conditions, reduce typhoid fever, and cure advanced pyorrhea in many cases. Wheatgrass Juice cures acne and even helps to remove scars after it has been ingested for seven to eight months. The diet must be improved at the same time.

10:00 AM, 3PM, 5PM

Psyllium Husk & Bentonite Clay Fiber Detox Shake


12:00 Noon

Lunch Juice

Nutritional Facts / Suggested Use: Fasting with juicing is quickly becoming an enhanced method of detoxification for the body. Plant sources contain both antioxidant and digestive enzymes. Fasting with some juices helps ensure we get more nutrients during the fast. In fact, green foods contain enzyme complexes that are identical to those enzyme complexes manufactured by the body. Our bodies have a limited ability to manufacture enzymes and juicing an easy way to provide these enzymes. Juicing has a positive effect on depression by providing a concentrated source of minerals like magnesium, potassium, iron, calcium, and folic acid. Deficiencies of these nutrients are associated with symptoms of depression.

Key Points / Key Ingredients:
If you are monitoring your blood sugar intake, fruit juices contain a high amount of fructose, so we recommend a concentration of high alkaline green vegetable juices while fasting like celery, spinach, broccoli, cucumber blends. Fruit juices are revitalizers and body cleansers but higher concentrations of fruit juices can raise your insulin levels and may spike hunger during a fast. Whole fruits are more easily digested than vegetables and are a good source of fiber. Vegetables are harder to digest when eaten whole. They are bulkier and broken down more easily in the body than fruit. Vegetables are responsible for healthy muscles, tissues, glands and organs. In juice form, you can consume nearly 100% of the available nutrients. Vegetable juices don't raise insulin levels like fruit juices. The exceptions can be carrot juices or beet juices which can raise insulin levels, but can provide a helpful energy boost when used in moderation during a fast.

The body can quickly absorb larger amounts of nutrients from juices than from solid foods because the process of digestion that occurs when you eat whole foods is bypassed. Raw fruits and vegetables contain many substances that enhance health, and juicing benefits the body by providing the most concentrated and readily absorbed source of these substances. Juicing is an easy way to get essential enzymes that can increase the metabolic rate. Juices are loaded with phytochemicals that fight disease. Antioxidants and other immune enhancing properties are concentrated in juices. Juicing can help accelerate recovery from illness and provide anti-aging benefits by attacking free radicals.

3:00 PM

Hatha Yoga or Stretch Class

Nutritional Facts / Suggested Use: Focusing on systematically stretching and compressing every part of the body, Yoga is particularly well-suited to keeping the waste-removal departments of the body functioning well. This facilitates the removal of waste products such as carbon dioxide, lactic acid and lymphatic fluid from the deep tissues and extremities of the body that a jog or a bike ride just don't reach. Yogic breathing also plays an important role in promoting detoxification. Yoga and fasting go hand in hand. Fasting is an important aspect for the spiritual aspirant, and yoga is very beneficial for one who is seeking purification through fasting. Physically, yoga and fasting also complement each other perfectly and the combination of gentle moving, stretching and twisting together with deep breathing, speeds up the detoxification process.

Key Points / Key Ingredients:
Tips for fasting and joining a yoga class: 1. It is good to understand what yoga is, read or ask about it. 2. Wear loose clothing. 3. We use a Yoga style that is less dynamic and not extremely physically challenging. 4. Focus on your breathing. 5. Don't push too hard -- it's not a contest. 6. Select the afternoon class, before it's time to break the fast. 7. Talk to the instructor and discuss any health conditions you may have so he or she will know how to help. 8. Sit in the middle of the class to have a clear view of the instructor and the chance to watch other participants; be aware their position may be incorrect; do take your cue from the instructor. 9. Ask questions and discuss any difficulties after class.

During the detox process you need to excrete the toxins that are being dumped into your system. In Yoga, the lymph and blood transporting the released toxins are pumped through the body at a faster rate, improving drainage of toxins and speeding up the elimination of excess fluid. This helps decrease side effects of the detox process such as: headaches, nausea, cold and flu like symptoms skin outbreaks and fatigue. Participating in yoga during our detox program will help most achieve a new level of physical, mental and spiritual awareness. Even if you have never practiced yoga before, you will still gain benefits. It is important to work at your own level and not to push yourself or compare yourself to the person next to you. Yoga will benefit you greatly on all levels: physical, mental and spiritual, and will not only speed up the detox process, but also help to prevent stress and release built-up chronic tension and increase your energy levels.

2:00PM - 8:00 PM OPEN

Massage or Sauna

Nutritional Facts / Suggested Use: During a 15-minute sauna, sweating can perform the heavy metal excretion that would take the kidneys 24 working hours. Ninety-nine percent of what sweat brings to the surface of the skin is water, but the remaining one percent is mostly undesirable wastes. Excessive salt carried by sweat is generally believed to be beneficial for cases of mild hypertension. Saunas deep cleanse the skin.

Key Points / Key Ingredients:
Heat therapy once or twice daily will help with the detoxification process. Before a therapeutic bath, dry brush your body all over for 5 minutes with a natural bristle, dry skin brush to remove toxins from the skin and open pores for nutrients. Sauna health benefits include removal of toxins and mineral waste, burning of calories and weight control Sauna health benefit is an improved immune system. In a hot sauna, your body is tricked into believing it has a fever. Your internal and external organs conspire to rid you of this fever. They quicken their pace, ridding you of toxins like heavy metals, uric acid, and lactic acid.

A sauna helps improve blood circulation, strengthen the cardiovascular system, relax muscles, increase flexibility, and relieve pain. Other sauna health benefits include ease of joint pain and stiffness without toxic side-effects. In a sauna, you'll burn hundreds of calories without hours on the exercise bike or treadmill.

3:00 PM

Psyllium Husk & Bentonite Clay Fiber Detox Shake


2:00 PM

PM Herbs (Same as AM with addition of…)

Senna & Laci Le Beau® Super Dieter's Tea®
Nutritional Facts / Suggested Use:
2x Daily (as tolerated) Senna - Alternate Names: Cassia senna, cassia acutifolia, cassia marilandica, cassia augustifolia, wild senna, locust plant, aden senna. The leaves and pods of the senna plant contain compounds called anthraquinones, which are powerful laxatives. Laci Le Beau® Super Dieter's Tea® America's #1 Selling Dieter's Tea* - Naturally Caffeine Free, Dietary Supplement, All Natural Botanicals, contains senna. Use as an occasional laxative.

Key Points / Key Ingredients: Senna (Cassia angustifolia) (leaf), Stevia Extract (Stevia rebaudiana) (leaf), Orange Peel (Citrus reticulata), Licorice Root (Glycyrrhiza glabra), Marshmallow (Althaea officinalis), Stevia (Stevia rebaudiana), Eleutherococcus senticosus, Cinnamon Bark, Papaya Leaf (Carica papaya), German Chamomile Leaf (Chrysanthemum officinalis), Japanese Honeysuckle Leaf (Lonicera Japonica), Spearmint Leaf

Benefit: Side effects of senna may include strong cramping and griping pains in the abdomen (due to muscle contractions. Senna can also cause electrolyte imbalance (loss of potassium) and loss of body fluids, nausea, rash, swelling of the fingertips, weight loss, and dark pigmentation in the colon. People with certain health conditions and gastrointestinal disorders should not use Senna.


5:00 PM

Afternoon Cardio or Weight Training - On Your Own

Nutritional Facts / Suggested Use: Cardio, short for cardiovascular exercise, is any movement that gets your heart rate up and increases blood circulation throughout the body. There are various forms and methods of performing cardio exercise - all which will have specific benefits and guidelines. Most individuals performing cardio are using it as a way to burn off excess calories and since you are moving the body, it is going to increase the need for energy. Some forms are slightly better when strictly speaking of fat loss but all cardio, regardless of form will burn off calories. Since fat loss does depend on calories burned versus calories consumed it is a step in the right direction. When starting a cardio program you can improve your conditioning by starting out with short bursts of lower intensity and gradually increasing your intensity and interval duration.

Key Points / Key Ingredients: Top 10 Cardio Exercises have been identified as Step Aerobics, Bicycling, Swimming, Racquetball, Rock Climbing, Cross-Country Skiing, Running Elliptical Trainer, Rowing, and Walking. We can incorporate all these into your individualized fitness program at Detox Oasis. But our core cardio workouts feature group aerobic and pole fitness classes, a daily hike and scheduled time on our treadmill and elliptical machine. Our main fitness camp is located at Elk Ridge Ranch in southern indiana. The winding scenic country roads provide the perfect environment our morning hikes. We're only 9 miles from Patoka Lake to take in an afternoon swim during the summer months. Plus the White River Outfitters is an added excursion to help build your upper body strength with rowing.

Benefit: Benefits of cardio exercise include weight loss, stronger heart and lungs, increased bone density, reduced stress, reduced risk of heart disease, temporary relief of depression and anxiety, more confidence about how you look and feel, better sleep, better energy. We encourage our guests to put in at least two 20 minute cardio sessions a day while fitness training at Detox Oasis.


6:00 PM

Cleansing Broth / Potassium Essence Broth

Nutritional Facts / Suggested Use: Cleansing Broth - 1 1/2 quarts of water, 1 large onion, 3 carrots, 2 cubed potatoes, 1 cup of fresh parsley, chopped. 2 stalks of celery with tops. Bring to boil. Reduce heat. Simmer 30 minutes. Strain. Add 1 TBS Braggs Liquid Aminos. Potassium Broth - (For a 2 day supply) Cover with water in a soup pot 3 to 4 carrots, 3 stalks of celery, 1/2 bunch parsley, 2 potatoes with skins, 1/2 head cabbage, 1 onion and 1/2 bunch broccoli. Simmer covered 30 minutes. Add 2 tsp. Braggs Liquid Aminos. While broths may not be as treated or pure as juices, they provide an excellent source of energy, minerals and electrolytes. They help keep potassium levels in check while fasting and provide a warm liquid alternative.

Key Points / Key Ingredients: Cleansing Broth Ingredients: water, onion, carrots, cubed potatoes, parsley, celery, Braggs Liquid Aminos. Potassium Essence Broth Ingredients: water, carrots, celery, parsley, potatoes, cabbage, onion, broccoli, Braggs Liquid Aminos. Potassium Broth Ingredients: Water, parsley, potatoes, cabbage, Braggs Liquid Aminos.

Benefit: Broths provide an excellent source of energy, minerals and electrolytes. They help keep potassium levels in check while fasting and provide a warm liquid alternative leading to more aromatic satiation during a fast.

Bragg Liquid Aminos

Nutritional Facts / Suggested Use: Bragg Liquid Aminos is a Certified NON-GMO liquid protein concentrate, derived from healthy soybeans, that contains the following Essential and Non-essential Amino Acids in naturally occurring amounts: alinine, arginine, apartic acid, glutamic acid, glycine, hystadine, isoleucine, leucine, methionine, phenylalanine, proline, serine, threonine, tyrosine, valine, lysine. Adds more flavor to broth and juices without chemical additives.

Key Points / Key Ingredients: Bragg Liquid Aminos are made from health-giving, NON-GMO soybeans and purified water. They are an excellent, healthy, gourmet replacement for Tamari and Soy Sauce. Not fermented or heated and Gluten-Free. Bragg's has a small amount of naturally occurring sodium. No table salt is added. If less sodium is desired use a 6 oz. Bragg's spray bottle and dilute with 1/3 distilled water or to taste and then either add in or spray on food.

Benefit: A source of delicious, nutritious, life renewing protein. Contains healthy amino acids. No chemicals, no artificial coloring, no alcohol, no preservatives, no gluten, certified non GMO.


6:00 PM - 7:00PM

Wheatgrass or Blue Green Algae


Any Time

Lemon Water

Nutritional Facts / Suggested Use: This fruit that has been known for its therapeutic properties for generations. It is also a root of any home remedy and is normally used to help the stomach because they have special cleansing effect. Lemon acts as blood purifier and improves the body's ability to get rid of toxins. Lemon fruit is excellent in fighting disease that's related to infection. Lemon cleanses can replace harm causing foods with health enhancing fruits which will help your body to fight against toxins, it will in addition set you on the true eating pattern and stop future health troubles.

Key Points / Key Ingredients: Lemons are high in vitamin C content so it is effective for treating infections, cleansing wounds and lowering a fever. Lemons are the king of citrus fruit. Because of their high source of bioflavinoids, they are powerful in detoxifying the body. They are also an excellent diuretic. During fasting, lemon juice has a tremendous ability to dissolve mucus and scour toxins from the cellular tissue. When juicing lemons, leave some of the inner white peel for the bioflavinoids. Dilute five-to-one with water.

Benefit: Using lemon as a cleanser while detoxing, will reduce inflammation at the walls of the colon and the intestines significantly.This happens by flushing out your body system of junk foods and their toxic effects from chemical additives and hormones. Lemon cleansing also helps by reducing and preventing irregular bowel movements.


Any Time

Herbal Teas

Nutritional Facts / Suggested Use: Herbal tea is surging in popularity. When you drink a cup of herbal tea, you are actually consuming an herbal infusion – also known as a tisane. An herbal infusion may contain select dried leaves, pieces of ripe fruit, flowers, grasses, nuts, barks, seeds or other botanicals that give them their taste. Herbal tea can soothe your stomach, aid your digestion and relieve that sore throat. Chamomile tea is a great example - Chamomile is an excellent stress reliever, can help you get a good night's sleep and soothes skin rashes.  Rooibos tea can help with irritability, headaches, nervous tension and can relieve stomach cramping and colic in infants.

Key Points / Key Ingredients: Another favorite detox tea is lemon and ginger tea, which also serves as a diuretic. Lemon is good for a good many things including rheumatism and fever. Ginger is great in assisting in digestive issues, and tends to act as a soother. Other powerful detox formulas to remove accumulated toxins in the body includes herbs such as: Blackberry Leaf, Myrtle Leaf, Uva Ursi Leaf, Rose Hips, Alfalfa Leaf, Nettle Leaf, Juniper Berry, Psyllium Husk, Licorice Root, Sage Leaf. Ginsing tea has great properties for increasing energy and enhancing libido.

Benefit: Some of the suggested herbal tea benefits when consumed on a daily basis. Achieve a more calm, relaxed state of mind. Support heart health. Aid in stomach and digestive problems. Provide cleansing properties for the body. Promote energy and wellness.

Field Trips: We take the van to French Lick and tour one or  two historic hotels. (1890s' vintage 500 room hotels).

Other services and options on-site: Reikki touch therapy, massage therapy and personal trainers in the weight gym. These are now available on an ala-carte basis. Pricing and scheduling is available at the center. Massage is Generally $50.00 to $75 an hour depending on the individual masseuse rates.  Pricing subject to change,

Personal Training Services:  Our trainers offer one-on-one personal training services and individulized nutritional coaching for a separate fee paid directly to the trainers.  Please ask about rates and times for one-on-one services.

Off-Site Services:  We have some special discounts and partnerships with local massage therapists, spas, physicians and alternative therapy providers including chiropractors, licensed therapists, life coaches.  If you are interested in a special service let us know and we'll schedule and appointment with one of our providers.

Call Wendy 812-295-6235
Dave's email:

Copyright © 2007 DetoxOasis.Net
Site created by: