LiverSupport Health News

The Laboratory Opossum: New Animal Model to Study Nonalcoholic Steatohepatitis (NASH)

Scientists at Texas Biomed have developed the laboratory opossum as a new animal model to study the most common liver disease in the nation – afflicting up to 15 million Americans – and for which there is no cure.

Diagnosing and Managing Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease (NAFLD)

A new practice guideline for diagnosing and managing nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) has been released jointly in the June issues of Gastroenterology, the American Journal of Gastroenterology, and Hepatology.

The Anti-Anxiety Herb Controversy


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.

Liver Involved in Appetite and Obesity


New research shows that a liver-brain connection exists and it might influence our ability to lose excessive weight.

The Connection Between Brain Fog and Liver Health

The Connection Between Brain Fog and Liver Health


Understanding cognitive impairment makes the link between brain fog, fatigue and chronic liver disease apparent.

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.

Does Spirulina Consumption Support the Liver?


Often added to healthy drinks and smoothies, spirulina harbors several wellness characteristics – including protection of the liver.

More Evidence That a Fatty Liver Benefits from Probiotics


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.

Good Reason to Thwart Fatty Liver Disease


Evidence increases the motivation to prevent fatty liver disease from progressing to cirrhosis.

SST Is Back


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


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

Investigating the Serotonin-Liver Relationship


Serotonin, the hormone known to make people happy, may also be deeply involved in liver fibrosis.

Over-the-Counter Painkillers and the Liver


Those with liver disease must be aware that the three most common pain relievers could be hazardous to a compromised liver – even at a reasonable dosage.

Do Underarm Deodorants Impact Liver Health?


Those with chronic liver disease ought to know how their deodorant could be straining their liver.

Why Liver Problems Require a Look at Celiac Disease


Due to an apparent link between the two ailments, those with liver disease are advised to be evaluated for Celiac disease, and vice versa.

Chronic Liver Disease and Vitamin D


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

Mindless Eating Is a Liver’s Foe


Tackling the issue of mindless eating, these five strategies can help avert fat accumulation in the liver.

Is Bleach Bad for Your Liver?


Whether it’s in your water, hair dye, laundry detergent or toilet bowl cleaner, learn why bleach is not the most liver-friendly compound.