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Foods that lower liver enzymes levels?

Foods that lower liver enzymes levels?

It depends: It depends on the reason for elevation.For example if its caused by alcoholism then simply avoiding alcohol is good. If its caused by "fatty liver disease" then following weight loss diet and losing weight might help you with that .... ...Read more

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Dr. Eric Weisman
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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 it possible to get all cholesterol from food so as liver do not need to produce the balance 75% ?

Is it possible to get all cholesterol from food so as liver do not need to produce the  balance 75% ?

Possibly...: I don't know if you can exactly 100% of your cholesterol from dietary sources, but cholesterol synthesis in your body (liver, adrenals, intestines) is cut back when you get higher dietary amounts. ...Read more

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Which food avoid for liver cyst i have small cyst in my liver I have pain ?

Which food avoid for liver cyst
i have small cyst in my liver I have pain ?

Doubt relationship: Many people have little cysts in the liver; they are usually harmless and if the radiologist is not concerned, i would ignore it. If this was found on imaging for pain that you are having, and the capsule is not stretched, seek the cause of the pain elsewhere. Diet's not going to affect a benign liver cyst. Trust it is not echinococcus. ...Read more

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What is the best food for heart liver and kidney?

Variety: A well balanced diet. The mediterranean diet (which you can google for details) is associated with lower all-cause mortality over the long run. ...Read more

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What foods are good for liver?

Mediteranian diet: Avoid high carb, high fructose corn syrup and excess calorie. ...Read more

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Was is the best foods for liver?

Was is the best foods for liver?

Healthy living: There is no magic bullet for liver health. Eating a balanced and healthy diet is probably the best approach. ...Read more

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What are some local foods help strengthen the liver?

What are some local foods help strengthen the liver?

Why do you ask?: Your liver is your toughest organ by far. There's no need to 'strengthen' it. If you have an ongoing liver problem such as a chronic inflammation, medical treatment can often help but diet will usually have no impact. If you simply want to take good care of your liver, avoid alcohol except on special occasions and get plenty of aerobic exercise. ...Read more

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Can you tell me if there is any foods to make my liver healthier?

Can you tell me if there is any foods to make my liver healthier?

Really no: Your liver is your most robust organ and seldom gets sick. If you already have liver disease, your physician is your guide. If not, avoid excessive alcohol and get plenty of exercise. Your liver will probably thank you by remaining in perfect working order through what I hope will be a long life. ...Read more

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Can certain foods help treat fatty liver?

Can certain foods help treat fatty liver?

Usually yes; ask Dr.: A person with mild fatty liver likely has gotten extra fat in most other places in the body, and probably is eating more sugar and plain carbs than he should be. First of all, exercise, weight loss, and a low sugar and low carbs diet can help. He should also work with his primary care doctor to see if he needs medication or further testing, as there can be other problems, such as high cholesterol. ...Read more

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Nutrition (Definition)

Nutrition is the synergistic combination of nutrients found in food and water that allows the human body to perform all essential ...Read more