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Doctor insights on: Detoxing The Liver

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Does liveraid liverrite work ?i heard it detoxes your liver so you can lose weight as well as be healthy

Does liveraid liverrite work ?i heard it detoxes your liver so you can lose weight as well as be healthy

Marketing Marketing: Our bodies constantly perform detoxification, tearing down & removing molecules & structures which internal, very complex, still poorly understood mechanisms regulate continuously. Yet there is OTC marketing to the naive than detoxification is needed & they sell the magical product which does this. Utter nonsense for money. Your choice but I would spend your money elsewhere & Google "HFLC foods". ...Read more

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Dr. Stephen Scholand
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Liver (Definition)

This organ plays a major role in metabolism and has a number of functions in the body, including glycogen storage, decomposition of red blood cells, plasma protein synthesis, hormone production, and detoxification. It lies below the diaphragm in the abdominal-pelvic region of the abdomen. It produces bile, an alkaline compound which aids in digestion via the emulsification of ...Read more


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Is there a good vitamin, herb, or natural food for detoxing your liver?

Is there a good vitamin, herb, or natural food for detoxing your liver?

No: The liver itself is a detoxing organ. No specific foods or vitamins are needed. ...Read more

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Tell me if detoxing your liver prevent acne outbreaks?

Tell me if detoxing your liver prevent acne outbreaks?

No: There's no evidence that it can. In fact, there's very little evidence that it's possible to "detoxify" your liver. ...Read more

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Due to the fact I taking depakote&effexor. Will detoxing my liver be healthy ?If so what are some healthy safe ways.

Due to the fact I  taking depakote&effexor. Will detoxing my liver be healthy ?If so what are some healthy safe ways.

No: The liver is needed for life, to break down and remove certain drugs and chemicals that are not needed or are harmful to the body. The liver also does many other crucial duties, such as making proteins, blood clotting factors, bile, etc... All one can do is avoid damaging the liver, and the liver will keep itself as healthy as possible. One should eat healthy foods, but ignore "detox" gimmicks. ...Read more

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How can you best detox your liver?

Detox: The best way to detox your liver is not to take any of the herbal things they recommend for detoxing your liver. Some of them do more harm than good. You don't need to detox your liver. If you drink a lot of alcohol, stop drinking and that will be good for your liver. ...Read more

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What foods are good for the liver detox?

What foods are good for the liver detox?

I am not sure: But chelating agents, oatmeal - ingested fiber, all help in reducing toxins that get absorbed. Reducing far and meat intake and using less drugs which are detoxified by the liver would help. ...Read more

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Liver detox - what is a good product to choose?

Liver detox - what is a good product to choose?

NONE! NONE! NONE!: Don't waste your time, money, or health--liver "detoxing" is snake oil! if you indeed have a liver disease, see a specialist who can help design appropriate treatment for you. Please read the many other healthtap answers that dissuade use of "detox" or "cleanse" products. ...Read more

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What is the way to perform a successful liver detox?

Don't do it: Although we are the healthiest nation in history, we're told we are loaded with poisons from pollution (maybe true) and can rid ourselves of these by things that make us sweat or be very hungry or have weird bowel movements (a falsehood that can land you in the icu). Get with a scientifically-minded holistic practitioner and somebody who can get you into a good fitness program instead. ...Read more