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Lifestyle (South Africa)

Doctors overcome blood group barrier in transplant surgery

A Delhi hospital has claimed to have overcome blood group mismatch (ABO incompatibility) and performed a successful liver transplant to save a …

Medicine

UB receives five-year, $3 million grant to study liver disease

University at Buffalo researchers received a five-year, $3 million grant to apply the power of big data to enhance liver health in the region. The …

Western New York

10 Best Foods to Cleanse Your Liver

You know you need to protect your heart and brain with the foods you eat, but you can’t forget about your liver. Healthline reminds us a functional …

Wellness

6 Tips for Drinking Responsibly and Keeping Your Liver Healthy

All those <i>Bachelorette</i>wine nights, work happy hours, and boozy brunches may be catching up to millennials. A recent study published in the <i>British Medical Journal</i> tracked liver-related diseases and deaths from 1999 to 2016 and found alcohol consumption-related liver deaths had the biggest spike among …

Wellness

Liver function tests

Overview<p>Liver function tests are blood tests used to help diagnose and monitor liver disease or damage. The tests measure the levels of certain …

Diabetes

Alcoholic Hepatitis Vs. Hepatitis C

Alcoholic hepatitis and hepatitis C bear the dubious distinction of being two of the most common liver diseases in the United States. Both can …

Hepatitis

Ambys raises $140 million to tackle liver disease

Ambys, a Silicon Valley developer of therapies for serious liver diseases, raised $60 million in Series A funding from Third Rock Ventures and …

Startups

Early Symptoms of Liver Damage From Alcohol

Heavy consumption of alcohol over a period of many years may result in liver damage; however, the National Digestive Diseases Clearinghouse states …

University of Maryland

Even light drinking may make fatty liver disease worse

(Reuters Health) - People who have fatty liver disease that wasn’t caused by heavy drinking may still need to avoid alcohol if they want to prevent their liver damage from getting worse, a Korean study suggests.<p>Most people have a little bit of fat in their liver, but fatty liver disease can be …

Diabetes

Dogs set to benefit from simple blood test to spot liver disease

Vets have developed a blood test that quickly spots early signs of liver disease in dogs, a study suggests.<p>Experts say that the test—based on …

Pets

Slideshow: Guide to Liver Cancer

Cancer

Backed with $140M, startup launches three-pronged attack on liver diseases

Startup factory Third Rock Ventures is launching a three-pronged attack on liver diseases with $140 million and an unusually early and large assist …

Startups

Plans submitted to renovate Liverpool’s Royal Liver Building

Multiple planning applications have been submitted for renovations of Liverpool’s Royal Liver Building – Europe’s tallest when it was built in 1911.

Commercial Real Estate

Early Liver Transplantation is a Viable Treatment Option in Severe Acute Alcoholic Hepatitis | Alcohol and Alcoholism

Liver transplantation is lifesaving for patients with severe acute alcoholic hepatitis (SAH) with preliminary data demonstrating favorable early …

Medicine

Recent Key Developments in Gilead’s HIV, Liver, and Oncology Programs

During the second quarter, Gilead Sciences (GILD) reported significant developments in its programs addressing HIV, liver disease, oncology and cell …

Oncology

Imagine Our City without them! Everything you need to know about our beloved Liver Birds

They’ve watched over our city for more than 100 years and adorn everything from our footy kits to our own skin.<p>The mythical Liver Bird is a symbol of …

Birds

Liver Transplantation for Unresectable Metastases from Colon Adenocarcinoma

Abstract<p>Liver transplantation is an option that improves quality of life and prolongs life expectancy in patients with different types of liver …

Cancer

Old Fashioned Slow Cooked Liver, Bacon and Onions. Meltingly soft liver in onion gravy

Old Fashioned Slow Cooked Liver, Bacon and Onions. Meltingly soft, tender pieces of liver cooked in a delicious onion gravy with the bonus of bacon …

Cooking

Tip: This Type of Fructose Won't Make You Fat

Fructose has a bad reputation. But one source of fructose won't damage the liver, doesn't affect insulin sensitivity, and won't make you chubby.<p>The …

Diabetes

New technology used for liver transplant

At a time when the country faces a high donor liver rejection rate due to poor quality of preservation and logistical challenges, doctors in a …

Liver Transplant

Curiosity — From Day to Night, Your Liver Grows and Shrinks...

The brain and the heart get a lot of attention, but we think the liver deserves way more time in the spotlight. This organ keeps your sugar levels …

Liver

Liver cirrhosis

In a footnote to his erotically charged botanical poem <i>The Loves of the Plants</i> (1791), Erasmus Darwin, Enlightenment freethinker and Charles Darwin's …

Medicine

Liver problems - Symptoms and causes

Overview<p>Liver problems<p>The liver is an organ about the size of a football that sits just under your rib cage on the right side of your abdomen. The …

Immune System

Liver Damage

<b>By Dr. Mercola</b>According to the American Cancer Society,1 liver cancer affects an estimated 41,000 Americans each year, and prevalence is rising.2 …

Diabetes

Scientists develop novel drug that could potentially treat liver cancer more effectively: Peptide drug FFW shows promise in reducing tumour growth and slowing down spread of cancer cells

Peptide drug FFW shows promise in reducing tumour growth and slowing down spread of cancer cells<p>A research team has developed a novel peptide drug …

Cancer

This kind of RNA could contribute to fatty liver

Scientists have uncovered a potential new role for long noncoding RNA in obesity and nonalcoholic fatty liver disease—an accumulation of too much fat …

Diabetes

The Link Between Celiac Disease and Liver Damage

Your liver plays a critical role in your body, helping to cleanse your blood of alcohol and other toxins, producing the bile you use in digestion, …

Diabetes

Decompensated Cirrhosis

Decompensated cirrhosis is a term that doctors use to describe the complications of advanced liver disease. People with compensated cirrhosis often …

Medicine

José Aldo May Have Disintegrated Jeremy Stephens's Liver With This Body Shot

The body shot to the liver is basically the boogey man of all combat sports. One perfectly placed punch to the gut can set off a cascade of …

Fighting