The health benefits of colon cleansing are completely unproven and claimed mostly by people who sell products for it. Cleansing programs and high colonics can be dangerous for those of us with IBD, because they can lead to increased irritation of the colon or even perforation.
I'd suggest you thank your mother but explain that this could be detrimental to your health.
Moderate to severe left-sided UC (21 cm) diagnosed 2001.
Intolerant to Asacol and rectal mesalamine preparations.
On Prednisone then Entocort 2001-2006 with only short periods off.
Current meds are Colazal,
Azathioprine Remicade, Nature's Way Primadophilus Reuteri.
In remission since April, 2006. Remicade has been my wonder drug.