Category Archives: The Body is a Fluid System

Bowen Technique and the Importance of Water

leszek080100030-waterfallPlasma, the straw coloured liquid that is found in blood and lymph constitutes for about 55% of blood and is 90% water. It is key in the movement of water between blood and body tissue.

If water becomes still, stops flowing, it stagnates, attracts decay and disease just as a pond or river does. The water and fluids in our body are also, or should be, in constant motion.

Our life, as a foetus, begins in a warm sac, in water in the womb that is constantly being nourished via the umbilical cord. When we become dehydrated our whole body is affected on all levels.

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