The Debate for Bananas and Liver Wellness
As long as you consider the banana guidelines described below, this popular fruit could be a great addition to your plan for optimal liver health.
Obesity’s associated problems include diabetes and fatty liver disease, and University of Iowa researchers looked to food for a solution. They found that a natural substance found in apple peel, ursolic acid, partially protects mice from obesity, pre-diabetes and fatty liver disease.
Discover why milk thistle goes above and beyond supporting healthy liver function.
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Despite its whimsical, fun appearance, dragon fruit is serious when it comes to your liver’s health.
Researchers have discovered a liver hormone that can stop or lower your sugar cravings.
Four spectacular spices can make your food extra tasty while also helping you achieve a healthy weight and protect your liver.
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.
Learn the top three reasons people get a fatty liver and tips to help prevent or reverse it.
Before indulging in this year’s Thanksgiving feast, make sure to review these six tips for taking care of your stomach and liver.
Honey may help promote better blood sugar control, a benefit to people at risk for fatty liver disease – and diabetes.
November is National Diabetes Month. Learn how closely liver disease and diabetes are connected.
A new stem cell technique shows potential to aid a range of patients – including people with inherited metabolic liver problems, type 1 diabetes, as well as patients needing a liver or pancreas transplantation.