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Liver Disease Linked to Gut Bacteria and Leaky Gut

Liver Disease Linked to Gut Bacteria and Leaky Gut

Much speculation has revolved around the causes for nonalcoholic liver disease and cirrhosis over the years. New findings provide surprising links between our gut bacteria, leaky gut and the liver's health.

Yes, alcohol certainly hurts the liver, and many cases of liver disease are caused by drinking too much. But this is not the only type of liver disease. In fact, chronic liver disease is often of a type called nonalcoholic liver disease.

Niacin for Detoxification: A Little-known Therapeutic Use

Niacin for Detoxification: A Little-known Therapeutic Use

Niacin augments detoxification by lowering the body burden of lipid-stored xenobiotics.

Republished with permission from the Journal of Orthomolecular Medicine, Volume 26, Number 2, 2011

Republication of the Séralini Study: Science Speaks For Itself


Republication of the Séralini Study: Science Speaks For Itself

GMOSeralini.org welcomes the news of the republication of the chronic toxicity study on the glyphosate-based herbicide Roundup and a commercialized genetically modified (GM) maize, Monsanto's NK603, led by Prof Gilles-Eric Séralini. The republication restores the study to the peer-reviewed literature so that it can be consulted and built upon by other scientists.

Sesame Oil May Heal Liver Damage

Sesame Oil May Heal Liver Damage

Sesame seeds are one of the most powerful healing foods on the planet.  For thousands of years they have been used by traditional peoples for food and medicine. Chinese medicine suggests this ancient food may help relieve the epidemic of liver damage from modern drugs. 

Hepatotoxicity is liver damage caused by chemicals.  It's a significant problem related to pharmaceutical use since the liver's job is to clear chemicals from the body.  That makes the liver particularly susceptible to injury from drug use. 

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