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Will my liver ever heal if I stop drinking everyday?

Will my liver ever heal if I stop drinking everyday?

Possibly: The liver has wonderful regenerative capabilites as long as you have not completely fried it; stopping all alcohol and other toxins getting into the body will give it the best opportunity to recover. You also want to minimize all drugs you may be taking to give it the best opportunity. ...Read more

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Dr. Neigatha Graney
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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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If i stop drinking right away will my liver start to heal?

If i stop drinking right away will my liver start to heal?

That depends on: What type of damage your liver sustained. Please ask your doctor. ...Read more

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I have alcohol cirrhosis and have stop drinking alcohol for 3 yrs. What benefit will i get? Will it stop cirrhosis?

I have alcohol cirrhosis and have stop drinking alcohol for 3 yrs. What benefit will i get? Will it stop cirrhosis?

Survival benefit!: If you have alcoholic cirrhosis you will need to quite drinking for life. It will not stop cirrhosis, but it will prevent things from going downhill quickly. ...Read more

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How can I stop drinking diet coke at lunch I drink it every day I can't stop my self ?

How can I stop drinking diet coke at lunch I drink it every day I can't stop my self ?

Diet Coke: I believe you are referring to "diet coke" not just any diet cola. In that case, i believe that overdoing sodas with asparatame--nutrasweet is potentially damaging to your healththe breakdown product of nutrasweet is formic acic--or formaldehyde-same stuff we preserve dead bodies with! it is not good for you. Switch to a diet cola made with stevia. Second best splenda. Then wean yourself to h2o. ...Read more

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What to do if i eat chocholate everyday. But i've been wondering if my body or skin will change if i stop?

What to do if i eat chocholate everyday. But i've been wondering if my body or skin will change if i stop?

Depends: Studies have shown that some dark chocalate is good for us because of the antioxidants in it. So like many other things moderation is good. If you eat a lot of chocalate and all of the sugar is bad for our bodies. You will have a healthier body and skin if you limit the amount of chocalate you eat to just a bit each day. ...Read more

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Can I ever stop taking my diabetes insipidus medication i got it after my car crash and I wanna stop taking it ?

Emily Lu Dr. Lu
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Can I ever stop taking my diabetes insipidus medication

i got it after my car crash and I wanna stop taking it ?

Talk to your doctor: Noone can fully answer this question except the doctor who put you on the medication in the first place. The answer depends on how severe or persistent your illness is. If you continues to urinate and have to drink water often, then you are not ready to go off it. Talk to your doctor about your individual condition. ...Read more

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Will my body recover if I stop cocaine?

Will my body recover if I stop cocaine?

Usually: Short of a stroke, almost anything else will stabilize or improve. ...Read more

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Will my heart get better if i stop drinking?

Will my heart get better if i stop drinking?

drinking: If you stop drinking alcohol it certainly won't hurt your heart and will give it a better chance for getting better than if you drink alcohol. ...Read more

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If i stop drinking soda, will it help me lose my tummy fat?

If i stop drinking soda, will it help me lose my tummy fat?

Calories: Drinking fewer caloric sodas may help to control weight but will not selectively remove weight from the abdominal area. ...Read more

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I always seem to binge eat after drinking alcohol, how can I stop doing this?

I always seem to binge eat after drinking alcohol, how can I stop doing this?

Stop Drinking: Drinking alcohol lowers your self-control. If you have a tendency to binge eat, it will be harder to resist when you drink. Sorry. Many people cannot stop drinking and need help. If this is your situation consider reading alcoholics anonymous or finding an aa meeting. ...Read more

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If I drank two beers right now, how long til I can SAFELY Drink two more. If I didnt want to. Mess up my liver.

If I drank two beers right now, how long til I can SAFELY Drink two more. If I didnt want to. Mess up my liver.

Moderation: As defined by National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, for men, it is defined as no more than 4 drinks on any single day and no more than 14 drinks per week. The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration defines heavy drinking as drinking 5 or more drinks on the same occasion on each of 5 or more days in the past 30 days. ...Read more

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I have been taking Flonase for 7 days can I just stop taking it or do I have to do it gradually? What will happen if I just stop abruptly?

I have been taking Flonase for 7 days can I just stop taking it or do I have to do it gradually? What will happen if I just stop abruptly?

Okay: Steroid orally and nasal for 1 week may not have serious adverse effect when stopped abruptly though your symptoms may not completely resolve. Tapering is usually required to minimize suppression of hypothalamic pituitary axis ...Read more

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Taking laxative on daylie base (I know not good please don't tell) if I stop I get water in legs why is that?? Will it go away or stay after I stop?

Taking laxative on daylie base (I know not good please don't tell) if I stop I get water in legs why is that?? Will it go away or stay after I stop?

Answer : I would recommend seeing a doctor in order to determine the cause of the fluid in your legs. Potentially serious causes include heart failure, malnutrition, kidney disease, liver disease, anemia, and sleep apnea causing right heart failure. Taking laxatives daily can cause serious electrolyte disturbances as well as reflex constipation. ...Read more

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Why does booze do that and how do I stop bloodshot eyes from being red after i drink?

Why does booze do that and how do I stop bloodshot eyes from being red after i drink?

Vasodilation: Alcohol is a vasodilator - that means it opens up blood vessels and increases blood flow, especially to superficial tissues like skin and the conjunctivae of the eyes. Some people, especially of asian or native american background, have even more tendency to flush after drinking. There is no way to stop it. If it is bothering you, and you can't stop, you need to talk to your md or a counselor. ...Read more

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I drank too much yesterday and now I have diarrhea. Will this cause me permanent damage? And how do I stop the diarrhea?

I drank too much yesterday and now I have diarrhea.  Will this cause me permanent damage?  And how do I stop the diarrhea?

Too much to drink: No it wont cause permanent damage. Stay on a bland diet, nothing greasy or fried, no milk or milk products and no juice. Diarrhea willsubside in a week. ...Read more

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If i stop taking zanax after a year will it hurt me ?

If i stop taking zanax after a year will it hurt me ?

Benzo use: Stopping should not be a problem, but you will likely need to ween youorself off over a 1 or 2 week period. ...Read more

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Liver pain from binging on alcohol for 1 yr. decided to take milk thistle tablets now i feel nausea after? what shall i do ? quit drinking months back

Liver pain from binging on alcohol for 1 yr. decided to take milk thistle tablets now i feel nausea after? what shall i do ? quit drinking months back

Examination: Talk to your primary care physician. You may have done some damage with your alcohol abuse. S/he can evaluate you for this and treat or refer you to the appropriate doctor. ...Read more