World Hepatitis Day 2017: Key Points to Note


Hepatitis is an inflammation of the liver The condition can be self-limiting or can progress to fibrosis (scarring), cirrhosis or liver cancer. Hepatitis viruses are the most common cause of hepatitis in the world but other infections, toxic substances (e.g. alcohol, certain drugs), and autoimmune diseases can also cause hepatitis. Types of the virus There […]

Liver Health: Foods You Should Be Eating


Your liver is just as important as any other part of your body, and you need to make sure you’re treating it right. There are a number of foods that are crucially important for them. By taking the time to learn about them now, you can incorporate them into your diet in the future. Don’t […]

Alcohol and your liver

Two things prompted us to shed more light on liver health; it was world hepatitis day yesterday. A neighbour died of liver cirrhosis today. Now, alcohol isn’t poison. Here is what is written in the scripture: ‘Take a little wine for the sake of your stomach and your frequent cases of sickness’. Paul made this […]