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What foods are good for liver?

What foods are good for liver?

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

Dr. Abraham Jaskiel
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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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What foods are good for the liver?

What foods are good for the liver?

Healthy diet: A low calorie, low fat, high fiber diet is best for overall health of the body and liver and alcohol should be limited to 2 'drinks' a day. A high fat/ high calorie diet promotes fatty liver disease, diabetes, and atherosclerosis. Read more

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Which foods are good for your liver?

Which foods are good for your liver?

Liver: There are no foods or supplements which are specifically good for your liver or which "detox" the liver. Having said that, if you have liver disease, you should avoid alcohol, certain medications, and raw seafood and shellfish. Otherwise, a diet high in vegetables and fruits and low in fatty fried food is probably your best bet. Good luck. Read more

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Is there certain foods that r good for your liver?

Is there certain foods that r good for your liver?

Many..: Garlic, grapefruit, beets, leafy greens, green tea, avocados, lemons, tumeric, walnuts, and cruciferous vegetables like broccoli and brussel sprouts are all great for your liver. Read more

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What kind of foods. Drinks. And pills are good for your liver?

What kind of foods. Drinks. And pills are good for your liver?

Just eat right: The liver is a marvelous organ, capable of doing many jobs at once and capable of enormous healing, even to the point of regrowing to replace removed portions. The same diet that's good for you is good for your liver: low fat, no grease, vitamin rich. Special pills etc are not needed if your healthy. A daily vitamin can't hurt but avoid herbals unless you know what you are taking. 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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What foods don't have iron and are good for the liver?

What foods don't have iron and are good for the liver?

Iron in food: It is easier to say what does have iron: red meat, egg yolks, dark leafy greens (spinach, collards), dried fruit (prunes, raisins), iron-enriched cereals, mollusks (oysters, clams, scallops), turkey/chicken giblets, legumes (beans, lentils, chickpeas, soybeans), liver, & artichokes. "natural health" websites promote certain foods for liver health, but these aren't proven. A balanced diet is best. Read more

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How can I reduce liver cysts and what kind of food are good for the liver cysts?

How can I reduce liver cysts and what kind of food are good for the liver cysts?

Not affected by food: The term liver cyst usually refers to solitary nonparasitic cysts of the liver, also known as simple cysts. However, several other cystic lesions must be distinguished from true simple cysts, including: multiple cysts arising in the setting of polycystic liver disease, parasitic or hydatid (echinococcal) cysts, cystic tumors, and abscesses. Treatment differs by cause but food does not affect cyst. Read more

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What is good for the liver, i.E foods, supplements?

Milk thistle: Milk thistle is beneficial. To ensure good liver health either don’t drink alcohol or limit your intake (1 drink for females & 2 for males/ day). Be proactive with hepatitis b (& a) vaccination. Avoid risks like sharing needles (iv drug use), unprotected sex or lack of sanitation with piercings & tattoos. Protect from blood and fecal contact when necessary. Maintain a healthy weight & keep high. Read more

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What are the different kind of foods and vitamins that are good for your liver?

What are the different kind of foods and vitamins that are good for your liver?

Healthy lifestyle: Eating a variety of fruits and vegetables, avoiding excessive calories, fats, and alcohol, and maintaining normal weight are all factors that promote and maintain health and therefore promote a healthy liver. I don't think that there's a "fix" for chronic liver disease. Read more

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What are the different kind of food or sources of vitamins that are good for your liver?

What are the different kind of food or sources of vitamins that are good for your liver?

Many choices: Liver health is extremely important for many bodily processes, including detoxification. Nutrients found in foods like garlic, ginger, cilantro, parsley, beets and lemons are known to help with detoxification. Water is always a good idea. For those with liver enzyme elevations, the herb milk thistle has been studied and shown to be helpful in some cases. Read more

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What foods or vitamins are good for your liver and kidney?

What foods or vitamins are good for your liver and kidney?

Healthy diet, many: The best foods for your liver ; kidneys are organic fruits ; vegetables. Avoid fried foods, genetically modified foods ; limit sugars ; starches. Also avoid too much protein. All vitamins are necessary, esp. For your liver- it's best to get from diet but a quality multivitamin ; 5-8000 iu of d3 is reasonable. Acetaminophen causes liver damage- limit use ; take nac with it. See http://bit. Ly/19xax7e. Read more

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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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Secondary cancer in the liver. Could you tell mw what foods are good to eat?

Secondary cancer in the liver. Could you tell mw what foods are good to eat?

Whatever you enjoy: Metastatic cancer in the liver won't have its progression affected in a major way by any food choices. You might be wisest simply to enjoy the time that you have left, try to stay as physically active as you can, make informed choices about treatment options, and spend time with loved ones and finishing up the list of things you want to do. Best wishes. Read more

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Male 25 complete good brown stool but floats eating alot of pasta and quickly finishing food sometimes not floating mostly floating liver check was ok?

Male 25 complete good brown stool but floats eating alot of pasta and quickly finishing food sometimes not floating mostly floating liver check was ok?

Floating Stool: Have you ever heard the commercial where the jingle says " sometimes you feel like a nut, sometimes you don't." The same thing holds true for stool, ".sometimes your stool floats, some times it don't." Not significant. Read more

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Nutrition Question: is soy protein oxidized in the liver, thus, it is not used for tissue repair and growth? Are people using it for sports wasting

Nutrition Question: is soy protein oxidized in the liver, thus, it is not used for tissue repair and growth? Are people using it for sports wasting

No: I have never heard this and it makes absolutely no sense. Soy is an excellent source of complete protein. In the process of digestion it is broken down into its component amino acids and our bodies use it exactly the same way it uses amino acids from any other source. Read more