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Valuable Herb: How Dandelions Benefit Your Liver

Valuable Herb: How Dandelions Benefit Your Liver

Appreciate the dandelion – the weed capable of reducing congestion in your liver.

2 Jun 16th, 2015
Did You Know? HCV Discovery

Did You Know?

Jun 12th, 2015

The Hepatitis C virus was discovered in 1989.

Warning: Tick Repellent and Lyme Disease Both Stress the Liver

Warning: Tick Repellent and Lyme Disease Both Stress the Liver

Jun 12th, 2015

Preventing tick bites without toxic chemicals is a win-win for everyone – especially for those who have chronic liver disease.

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New NASH Treatment Could Be Available in the Near Future

May 26th, 2015

Intercept Pharmaceuticals announced it will be conducting a Phase 3 trial on obeticholic acid (OCA) for the treatment of patients with non-cirrhotic NASH with liver fibrosis.

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New Fatty Liver Drug to Inhibit the Production and Retention of Fat

1 May 13th, 2015

Learn about aramchol, an up and coming drug to treat advanced stage fatty liver disease.

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Treatments for Alcoholic Hepatitis are Not Reducing Mortality Rates

May 6th, 2015

Recommended treatments for alcoholic hepatitis fail to keep patients alive.

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Overeating Will Be The Main Reason for Liver Transplants in 5 Years

May 6th, 2015

“It’s predicted that by the end of this decade, non-alcoholic fatty liver disease will be be the most common underlying reason why people are required to have liver transplants, overtaking alcohol.”

Did You Know? The Power of Strawberries

Did You Know? The Power of Strawberries

Apr 16th, 2015

Due to their high antioxidant levels, strawberries might be able to increase our body’s cancer fighting ability.

Emricasan Hoping to Be First Fatty Liver Drug

Emricasan Hoping to Be First Fatty Liver Drug

Apr 15th, 2015

An experimental drug for non-alcoholic fatty liver disease has received high marks in a mid-stage trial.

Could Liver Cancer Cells Have an Upside?

Could Liver Cancer Cells Have an Upside?

Apr 15th, 2015

Have you heard that specialized liver cancer cells are part of an elaborate, investigational treatment for end stage liver disease?

Did You Know? Immune Health and Your Liver

Did You Know? Immune Health and Your Liver

Mar 24th, 2015

A strong immune system has a greater ability to fight against liver disease’s progression. For this reason, practicing liver wellness means staying healthy by getting enough sleep and reducing stress levels.

The Advantages of Consuming Protein for Liver Health

The Advantages of Consuming Protein for Liver Health

Mar 20th, 2015

Once associated with bodybuilders looking to increase muscle mass, protein powders actually have many applications – including helping those with some types of liver problems.

Understanding Free Radicals and Their Impact on the Liver

Understanding Free Radicals and Their Impact on the Liver

Mar 19th, 2015

Learn about the influence oxidation, free radicals and antioxidants have on those with liver disease.

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Did You Know? Almonds and Bees

Feb 13th, 2015

There would be no almonds without bees! This is because almonds cannot self-pollinate and rely on bees to help them.

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Limes Are Sublime for Liver Health

Feb 13th, 2015

Try this! Lemon’s close cousin, the lime is a great culinary ingredient for supporting liver wellness.

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Chew on This: Why a Healthy Weight Helps the Liver

1 Feb 11th, 2015

The new snacking solution for a healthier weight, a healthier liver and a healthier you.

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Did You Know? Top Foods to Avoid

Jan 22nd, 2015

Saying goodbye to canned foods, ice cream, potato chips and more is the best bet for someone with a compromised liver.

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The Catch-22 of Chronic Liver Disease

Jan 21st, 2015

It is important to understand what causes malnutrition, what nutrients are most commonly deficient, how best to treat this complication and restore an acceptably healthy nutritional status.

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Impact of Food Color on the Liver

Jan 19th, 2015

Don’t depend on the FDA for your safety. Know which synthetic food dyes may be harmful to your liver.