Certain sensations produce feelings of pleasure, but it's purely personal. As a child you may remember dreading liver or
Obesity is a global epidemic. In the U.S. alone, according to the American Heart Foundation, 78 million adults and 13 million
One of the biggest problems with fatty liver is that it is hard to diagnose. While we can easily measure things like blood sugar or iron levels through blood tests, the only certain way to find out if a liver is diseased would be to take a piece of it out and analyze it.
Pretentious restaurants formerly embodied "seriously grown up." Today, their names and menus evoke not just childhood but American middle-class childhood, circa 1978 to circa 2002. Think Pop Tart/Twinkie/Lucky Charms/Popsicle/Oreo everything. With sea salt.
The reality is that hepatitis C is the only deadly disease for which curative treatment is widely withheld from patients. Imagine if an insurer mandated that a cancer patient reach metastatic levels before receiving chemotherapy, or that a diabetic lose a limb before being eligible for insulin treatment.
Located in the lower right quadrant of the abdomen, the liver is where health begins. It supports every system. It is the primary detoxifier for whatever we eat, inhale or absorb and it converts food to energy and stores it as glycogen.
While alcohol abuse has long been the predominant cause of hepatocellular carcinoma in the United States, a new report from
Don't run away yet, there's deliciousness to be had here.
When it comes to heart disease risk, caffeinated coffee can actually be a "poison" for one person. And a "medicine" for another. It all depends on one little gene.
Shadya and Shandell were born in Peru in February of this year. They were conjoined twin girls, joined at the abdomen, who