(1) Liver anatomy- The liver is located in the upper right-hand portion of the abdominal cavity, beneath the diaphragm, and on top of the stomach, right kidney, and intestines. Shaped like a cone, the liver is a dark reddish-brown organ that weighs about 3 pounds. There are two distinct sources that supply blood to the liver, including the following: Oxygenated blood flows in from the hepatic artery. Nutrient-rich blood flows in from the hepatic portal vein The liver holds about one pint…
What do you know about your gallbladder? It’s this little, pear-shaped pouch that’s sitting behind your liver – but what does it do? Well, your gallbladder’s primary function is to hold on to this disgusting...
Turmeric, one of the most powerful foods for maintaining a healthy liver, has been shown to actively protect the liver against toxic damage, and even regenerate damaged liver cells. Turmeric also boosts the natural production of bile, shrinks engorged hepatic ducts, and improves overall function of the gallbladder, another body-purifying organ. www.hungryforchange.tv #foodmatters #youarewhatyoueat
Cholesterol is one of the most important molecules in your body. Often vilified by mainstream medical doctors and the media, cholesterol serves many functions including: cell membrane integrity and function; production of vitamin D; digestion (it is a large component of bile); the precursor to hormones such as testosterone, estrogen, progesterone, and cortisol. Click on the image to find out how to reach the perfect Cholesterol numbers..
Turmeric, one of the most powerful foods for maintaining a healthy liver, has been shown to actively protect the liver against toxic damage, and even regenerate damaged liver cells. Turmeric also boosts the natural production of bile, shrinks engorged hepatic ducts, and improves overall function of the gallbladder, another body-purifying organ.
Brussels sprouts are high in Vitamin K which promotes healthy bones, prevents calcification of tissues, serves as an antioxidant & anti-inflammatory agent, & is essential for proper brain & nerve function. Its high fiber content lowers cholesterol by binding with bile acids. Studies have shown improved stability of DNA inside white blood cells after daily consumption. Glucosinolates in Brussels sprouts are shown to fight against & even prevent various cancers. #dherbs
Bile Deficiency: Heartburn, Poor Digestion, Toxicity - Metabolic Healing A person who complains of feeling abdominal tightness, bloating and having a difficulty digesting fats may very well have a bile insufficiency.