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Phototherapy as Treatment for Jaundice: Is it Effective?

For newborns, there are certain conditions that are commonly seen after birth. And one of the conditions happens to be jaundice. Sometimes, jaundice in newborns isn’t easily detected. And that can be bad for the baby. But if…

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Longest Liver Transplant Survivor: Life After The Transplant

This article explores the post-transplant life of the longest liver transplant survivor from the United Kingdom. The liver is a very important organ in your human body. Let’s do a quick recap about its functions. The liver is…

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What Happens During Cirrhosis of the Liver Last Stage Before Death?

Have you been diagnosed with liver cirrhosis? This is a late-stage liver disease that follows previous stages like fatty liver disease (FLD). Due to factors like unhealthy diet and lack of exercise the global rates of liver disease…

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UPMC Liver Transplant Success Stories

Liver transplant surgery has become more common today. 30+ million Americans alone have some kind of liver disease. This includes those with early-stage fatty liver and late-stage cirrhosis. Some patients can benefit from a liver transplant. This procedure…

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Maintaining Liver Health: How to Lower Liver Enzymes

Learn about how to lower liver enzymes with lifestyle changes.