LiverSupport Health News

Study: Probiotics Exert Dual Action to Aid a Fatty Liver

A common probiotic has been shown to minimize lipogenesis and promote lipolysis – complementary actions that both prevent and reverse fat from accumulating in the liver.

Cautions to Heed Before a Liver Detox

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Putting in the extra effort to detoxify your liver can significantly improve your liver’s health, but be aware of which cautions might apply.

Liver Transplant Inequity

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For those facing end stage liver disease, attempts will be made to improve the fairness of liver transplant allocation.

8 Great Foods for Detoxing the Liver

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Food is medicine – eating the right ones are essential for a liver detox diet.

Liver Cancer Thwarted by Specialized Radiation

Only certain individuals will qualify, but stereotactic body radiation therapy represents a substantial improvement in liver cancer treatment.

Probiotics and Synbiotics Battle Fat in the Liver

Probiotics and Synbiotics Battle Fat in the Liver

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Providing the gastrointestinal system with beneficial bacteria could be part of a winning strategy to defeat nonalcoholic fatty liver disease.

Dealing with Toxicity in the Workplace

When living with liver disease in one of these (or similarly toxic) occupations, it is important to take precautions. Find out the four primary routes for welcoming toxins into the body while in the workplace and which 13 jobs are known to expose workers to a considerable amount of toxicity.

For Your Liver’s Sake: The Best Times to Drink Water

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There are several reasons why drinking water benefits the liver – and these four times of the day are the best to reap those benefits.

What You Need to Know About Jaundice

Learn all about jaundice – what it is, how it happens, and what conditions can lead to this yellowish discoloration of the skin and whites of the eyes caused by abnormally high levels of bilirubin in the bloodstream.

New Link Between MSG and Fatty Liver

Besides giving you a headache and heart palpitations, MSG (monosodium glutamate) might be contributing to obesity and a fatty, inflamed liver.

Third-Hand Smoke Is a Liver Disease Foe

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A cigarette’s harm goes beyond its associated clouds of smoke, especially for those with liver disease.

New Research: Blocking Fructose from Causing a Fatty Liver

Eating a lot of sugar can accelerate fat accumulation in the liver and initiate metabolic syndrome, but a new study may have found a way around this dilemma.

Senior Couple Exercising In Park

Exercise for Chronic Liver Disease

If you suffer from liver disease, exercise is the probably last thing you want to do. Here’s why you should force yourself to get up and go.

Neck Itching

9 Natural Itch-Relief Approaches

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Feeling itchy may be a result of chronic liver disease. Luckily, there are many things you can try to help soothe the itch.

Chinese Medicine Links Liver Disease with Insomnia

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Looking to Traditional Chinese Medicine helps explain why someone with liver disease keeps waking in the middle of the night – and also provides insight on how to slumber soundly.

Vitamins

Which Type of Vitamin E Is Best for My Liver?

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When it comes to caring for your liver with Vitamin E, there is more involved than picking a Vitamin E supplement off the shelf.

genetics

Genetic Insight into a Fatty Liver: Visceral Fat vs. Subcutaneous Fat

Is it true that your race might determine where you store fat and, thus, may make you more or less vulnerable to fatty liver disease?

Exposing 5 Common Myths About Liver Disease

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When conceptions about liver disease stray far from the truth, efforts to prevent, detect and treat are hampered.

The Link Between Liver Disease and Dairy Problems

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Likely a consequence of small intestine bacterial overgrowth, many people with chronic liver disease may have difficulty digesting dairy.