Some of the Essential Functions of the Liver Include:
- Processing nutrients absorbed by the intestines, so they are more efficiently absorbed.
Regulating blood composition to balance protein, fat and sugar.
Destroying old red blood cells
Producing essential chemicals to help blood clot properly.
Breaking down and metabolizing alcohol and medications.
Producing essential protein and cholesterol
Removing toxins from the bloodstream, including bilirubin, ammonia and others.
Storing of minerals, iron and vitamin A
Signs your liver isn’t functioning correctly:
- Bloating and Gas
Acid Reflux and heartburn
Skin and/or eyes that are yellowish
Inability to lose weight
High blood pressure
Moodiness, anxiety or depression
Lab Panel mentioned in today’s show:
The GWH – 3. Comprehensive Panel – The GWH – 3. Comprehensive Panel w Consult panel contains 13 tests with 101 biomarkers.
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