Alternative Healthcare

Milk Thistle – Varying Levels of Liver Support

Six different milk thistle potencies and formulations are reviewed to determine which would be most fitting for your liver concerns.

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Two Comprehensive Liver Formulas: SST and Clinical LiverSupport

Though emerging from different eras and cultures, SST and Clinical LiverSupport both shield the liver from illness in four similar ways.

Three Studies Finding Alpha-Lipoic Acid Helps a Fatty Liver

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Those who are in danger of developing or who have already been diagnosed with fatty liver disease have good reason to supplement with alpha R-lipoic acid.

Liver Antioxidants – What to Pair with NAC

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Learn how N-acetyl cysteine helps protect your liver from oxidation – especially when it is paired with another common antioxidant.

Knee Osteoarthritis and Limbrel: A Liver-Friendly Solution?

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Medical foods are a relatively new frontier in healthcare. A medical food used for knee osteoarthritis seems safe enough at first glance, but may pose a hazard to those with liver disease.

Nutraceuticals Show Promise for Fatty Liver

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Those combining the wisdom of nutrition and pharmaceuticals are making inroads into preventing and reversing fatty liver disease.

The Anti-Anxiety Herb Controversy

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An herb known to relieve anxiety, kava is at the center of an intensive effort to uncover the validity and etiology of reports claiming it can harm the liver.

Fish Oil and Omega-3 Fatty Acids

Fish oil is the most reliable source of active omega-3 fatty acids (referred to as eicosapentanoic, EPA and docosahexanoic acid or DHA).

The Four-Fold Liver Health Strategy of SST

Find out why the combination of four desired functions makes SST a powerful supplement for supporting the liver’s well-being.

More Evidence That a Fatty Liver Benefits from Probiotics

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While there is still much to learn about fatty liver disease, there is a growing recognition that beneficial bacteria in the gut can play a major role in preventing fat accumulation in the liver.

SST Is Back

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SST’s temporary disappearance had nothing to do with the product itself, but with the constraints of lawful herbal supplement sales and marketing.

Aerobic Exercise – A Smart Route for Battling a Fatty Liver

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When it comes to reducing the occurrence or severity of fatty liver disease, aerobic exercise boasts a handful of specific benefits.

Chronic Liver Disease and Vitamin D

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Find out why everyone with chronic liver disease should be aware of their vulnerability to Vitamin D deficiency.

Liver Disease Bulletin: Should Iron Be in Your Multi-Vitamin?

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To avoid a worsening of their condition, individuals with chronic liver disease should know which circumstances mandate taking a multi-vitamin with iron.

Saffron Valued for Supporting Liver Health

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Two studies appear to tout saffron as a means to protect the liver and prevent liver disease from progressing.

Liver Disease and Multivitamins

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In general, taking a multivitamin is a good idea for managing chronic liver disease – but choosing the right one requires awareness of three potential hazards.

Four Facial Liver Health Clues

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Typically known only by practitioners of Traditional Chinese Medicine, discover which four facial signs could foretell of a liver problem.

Using Traditional Chinese Medicine for Liver and Eye Health

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With three common liver imbalances to choose from, learn how selecting the right dietary therapy strategy can help improve eyesight.

Does Milk Thistle Have Contraindications?

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Known as a safe and effective herb that supports liver health, find out why milk thistle has some concerned about its ability to cause harm.