LiverSupport Health News

Did You Know? Liver Transplants Do Not Cure Liver Disease

Did You Know? Liver Transplants Do Not Cure Liver Disease

For those with the most severe form of liver disease, liver transplants are considered to be a last resort treatment; however, they are not cures. For lucky individuals, a complete liver transplant may be life-saving. Unfortunately, this ideal result it not always achieved. After a transplant, the body may reject the new liver or the new liver can fall victim again to the original source of liver disease.

Feb 4th, 2016
Have You Heard of Birch Water for Detox?

Have You Heard of Birch Water for Detox?

Feb 4th, 2016

Coming soon to a health food store near you – will birch water help detoxify your liver?

Did You Know? Oatmeal Stops Itchy Skin

Did You Know? Oatmeal Stops Itchy Skin

Jan 19th, 2016

Taking a tepid, colloidal oatmeal bath helps soothe irritated skin.

9 Signs That It’s Liver Detox Time

9 Signs That It’s Liver Detox Time

2 Jan 19th, 2016

How do you know if your liver needs detoxification?

Did You Know? Cumin as Essential Oil

Did You Know? Cumin as Essential Oil

Jan 5th, 2016

“The essential oil extracted from dried cumin seeds has health benefits: it is bactericidal, digestive and diuretic, it tonifies, stimulates and is an excellent detoxicant.”

Four Spices that Aid Weight Loss and Liver Health

Four Spices that Aid Weight Loss and Liver Health

2 Jan 5th, 2016

Four spectacular spices can make your food extra tasty while also helping you achieve a healthy weight and protect your liver.

NASH Therapy Gets Fast Track Green Light

FDA Grants Fast Track Designation for NAFLD and NASH Combination Therapy

Jan 1st, 2016

“Pre-clinical studies have shown the potential of NuSirt technology to target the three pathophysiological aspects of NASH: steatosis, inflammation and fibrosis”

Did You Know? Surprising Benefit of Milk Thistle

Did You Know? Surprising Benefit of Milk Thistle

Dec 9th, 2015

A growing body of research is demonstrating that silymarin can help decrease blood sugar levels in those with diabetes and those with insulin resistance – a precursor to diabetes. Researchers hypothesize this is because of milk thistle’s ability to support and improve liver function. The liver plays a role in producing and regulating hormones. Insulin is a hormone and when released into the bloodstream, it lowers blood sugar levels.

Top 3 Causes of Fatty Liver

Top 3 Causes of a Fatty Liver

1 Dec 2nd, 2015

Learn the top three reasons people get a fatty liver and tips to help prevent or reverse it.

6 Thanksgiving Tips for Digestion and Detox

6 Thanksgiving Tips for Digestion and Detox

Nov 13th, 2015

Before indulging in this year’s Thanksgiving feast, make sure to review these six tips for taking care of your stomach and liver.

Did You Know? Home-Baked Pies and Liver Support

Did You Know? Home-Baked Pies and Liver Support

Nov 11th, 2015

Thanksgiving is coming – and so are the desserts! There are many modifications you can make to to your home-baked pies that will increase liver support. For example, when making pie crust, use crushed pecans, oat flour and dates to avoid shortening, sugar, bleached flour and butter.

New Weight Loss Supplement That Is Kind to the Liver

New Weight Loss Supplement That Is Kind to the Liver

Nov 10th, 2015

Learn about a supplement that helps you lose excessive weight AND supports a compromised liver.

Did You Know? Honey and Blood Sugar

Did You Know? Honey and Blood Sugar

Oct 30th, 2015

Honey may help promote better blood sugar control, a benefit to people at risk for fatty liver disease – and diabetes.

Tamarind Offers Liver Protective Qualities

Tamarind Fruit Offers Liver Protective Qualities

Oct 28th, 2015

Find out how tamarind, a pod-like fruit, can benefit the health of your liver.

Easy, Homemade Mixture Helps Your Liver

Easy, Homemade Mixture Helps Your Liver

10 Oct 15th, 2015

It couldn’t be simpler. A sweet, natural concoction that you can make at home helps improve immune, digestive and liver health.

Did You Know? Pears and Greek Mythology

Did You Know? Pears and Greek Mythology

Sep 30th, 2015

“The pear was sacred to two goddesses in Greek mythology – Hera and Aphrodite. It was also sacred to the corresponding Roman goddesses, Juno and Venus, as well as to Pomona, the Roman goddess of fruitfulness.”

Pears Can Assist Your Liver

Pears Can Assist Your Liver

Sep 30th, 2015

Discover the liver health benefits of eating pears, including the best ways to add the sweet fruit to your diet.

Sitting Is Bad News for the Liver

Sitting Is Bad News for the Liver

Sep 29th, 2015

It’s official. Spending too much of your day seated leads to liver fat accumulation.

Did You Know? Papaya and Indiana Jones

Did You Know? Papaya and Indiana Jones

Sep 14th, 2015

Harrison Ford was once treated with injections of papaya due to an injury of his spine. He suffered the spinal injury while filming the movie, Indiana Jones.