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Falling in Love with Your Health

February 11, 2021 | By | Clinical Trials, Liver, PCOS | Blog, Clinical research, liver health, Liver research

  Approximately 1 in 10 women of childbearing age experiences Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS). PCOS is the leading cause of infertility, among the many other symptoms this condition creates. A growing body of evidence shows PCOS is linked to other …

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Keeping Healthy During Quarantine

January 25, 2021 | By | Healthy Tips During Quarantine, Volunteering in Research | Blog, Clinical research, COVID-19, NASH

Keeping healthy during quarantine is easier said than done. Safety guidelines and closures can make it more challenging. If the pandemic has taught us anything, it is how to adapt. Get back on track or start your healthy journey with …

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New Year – New Diet – Same Liver

January 12, 2021 | By | Clinical Trials, Liver | Blog, Clinical research, Liver health diet, NASH

cont   Performing over 5,000 vital functions to sustain life and regeneration are some of the liver’s most remarkable features. It truly is an extraordinary organ, but it is not invincible. The celebrations of the holidays can add extra strain …

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Volunteering: The Gift the Keeps on Giving

December 22, 2020 | By | Clinical Trials, Volunteering in Research | Blog, clinical research study, give back through research, liver health

  One of the best things about the holiday season is that goodwill towards others takes it up a notch as people race to pay it forward. The desire to give back is a perfect segue into volunteering in a …

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A Complication of Liver Disease: Cirrhosis

December 15, 2020 | By | Cirrhosis, Clinical Trials | Blog, Clinical research, Fatty Liver Disease, Liver disease

  Cirrhosis is the replacement of healthy liver tissue with non-living scar tissue. It is a complication of liver disease from the progressive damage caused if not treated. Most people have no symptoms in the early stages, where the progression …

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NASH: A Modern Lifestyle Disease

November 24, 2020 | By | Clinical Trials, NAFLD, NASH | Blog, fatty liver, Fibroscan

  Every liver has a small amount of fat in it. With fatty liver, unhealthy fat levels begin to accumulate, leading to liver damage if not treated. There are various types of fatty liver disease, but NAFLD (non-alcoholic fatty liver …

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Women with PCOS and NAFLD

October 19, 2020 | By | Clinical Trials, NAFLD, PCOS | Blog, Clinical research, Women's Health

1 in 10 women of childbearing age is affected by polycystic ovary syndrome or PCOS. PCOS is caused by imbalanced reproductive hormones. In a healthy menstrual cycle, the ovaries make the egg that is released during the process, but with PCOS, the …