Filters the good stuff that your body can use, and gets rid of the things that are no use or are harmful (alcohol, toxins etc)
Weighing in at an average of 1.5kg, the liver is the largest organ inside your body making liver health incredibly important. It can be found in the upper right side of your abdomen, beneath the diaphragm and above your stomach.
The liver is the heavyweight in your body and one of the hardest working organs working “behind the scenes”. It is like a factory, it manufactures, stores, and processes anything that you put in your body, including food, alcohol, medicine, or toxins. It performs over 500 functions!
Makes and stores vitamins and minerals
Assists in hormone production which helps to regulate our mental health
Regulates your energy levels by storing and releasing sugars
Produces the building blocks your body needs to make cells
To keep your liver in tip-top shape, so it can do all the heavy lifting your body needs:
The good news is there is a cure for hepatitis C and a vaccine for hepatitis B. While there is no cure for hepatitis B yet, there is treatment available to help manage the virus.