Liver Disease 101: What You Need to Know about Fatty Liver, Liver Detox and Liver Diet

Liver Disease 101: What You Need to Know about Fatty Liver, Liver Detox and Liver Diet
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March 29th 2015
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What do you really know about your Liver? If you really want to understand and do something about it, continue reading! Today only, get this Amazon bestseller for just $0.99. Regularly priced at $4.

99. Read on your PC, Mac, smart phone, tablet or Kindle device. This book will help you better understand liver-related health issues and see how you can deal with it. It has been written as a general overview outlining the main things you need to know about this subject. It's a short read and a great start for people who know little about the subject. There are more than 100 different types of liver disease, which together affect millions of people around the world. The liver is the second largest organ in the body. It works hard, performing hundreds of complex functions, including: - fighting infections and illness - removing toxins (poisons), such as alcohol, from the body - controlling cholesterol levels - helping blood to clot (thicken) - releasing bile, a liquid that breaks down fats and aids digestion Liver disease doesn't usually cause any obvious signs or symptoms until it's fairly advanced and the liver is damaged.

At this stage, possible symptoms can include loss of appetite, weight loss and jaundice. Listed below are some specific types of liver disease: Alcohol-related liver disease – where the liver is damaged after years of alcohol misuse, this can lead to cirrhosis (scarring of the liver) Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease – a build-up of fat within liver cells, usually seen in overweight people or those who are obese Hepatitis – which is inflammation (swelling) of the liver caused by a viral infection or exposure to harmful substances such as alcohol Haemochromatosis – an inherited disorder where there's a gradual build-up of iron in the body, usually around the liver Primary biliary cirrhosis – a rare, long-term type of liver disease that damages the bile ducts in the liver. It’s important to note that all types of liver disease can cause cirrhosis (scarring of the liver), not just alcohol-related liver disease. This is a Significant health problem and liver disease is globally on the increase. Three of the main causes of liver disease are: - obesity - undiagnosed hepatitis infection - alcohol misuse These causes of liver disease are all preventable so it's important to make sure you're a healthy weight for your height; you can use the BMI healthy weight calculator and you avoid drinking excessive amounts of alcohol.

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Chapter 1: Liver and Liver Complications Chapter 2: Taking Care of Your Liver – The Basics Chapter 3: Liver Diet - Avoiding Fatty Liver Chapter 4: Detoxing Your Liver Much, much more! Download your copy today! Take action today and download this book for a limited time discount of only $0.