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Because so many people have been texting it from all over the world it has been working non-stop which means its self-cleansing mechanism has not kicked in.
Smokers' cough can initially get worse when you give up the dreaded weed because while you're smoking, the chemicals in cigarette smoke paralyse the lungs own self-cleansing mechanism.
The normal vagina is a self-cleansing mechanism so long as the natural flora is not disturbed or upset.