Liver

January Is 'Love Your Liver' Month

Lindsay Marshall | Posted 16.01.2017 | UK Tech
Lindsay Marshall

Now that the holiday excesses are over, are you thinking about your liver? Worried about your alcohol consumption or maybe feeling bad about all those mince pies (you know, the rich fruit pies that the Brits are so keen on)? Your liver is an incredibly complex organ made up of many different cell types working together - and it plays an important role in your well-being.

Christmas Is Coming. How To Not Get Fat.

Karen Laing | Posted 16.12.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Karen Laing

Schools are breaking up and the last of the nativity plays are upon us. We are now bang in the season of jingle bells and gin, cake, cocktails and exc...

You're Never Too Young to Love Your Liver

Natasha Valladares | Posted 23.04.2015 | UK Universities & Education
Natasha Valladares

I'm twenty-one years old, and I have liver disease. My particular flavour of liver disease is Non-alcoholic Steatohepatitis, which basically means despite not being a drinker, my liver slowly turned to fat, then got inflamed and then started hardening into scar tissue - all without me knowing.

Most People Who Die Of Liver Disease Tend To Drink Little And Often

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 10.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Many people enjoy a tipple after work. The reality is that half of that bottle of wine or those few bottles of beer, which seem harmless enough, could...

Skin Cells Transformed Into Liver Cells Could Save Lives

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Scientists have transformed human skin cells into fully functioning liver cells with "extremely promising" therapeutic potential. Transplanted into...

UK Surgeon Suspended, Claims He Branded Initials On Patient's Liver

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK

A Birmingham surgeon has been suspended after being accused of branding his initials on a patient's liver. Sky News reported that the letters were ...

A Healthy January Detox Starts With a Happy Liver

Iain Mahony | Posted 05.03.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Iain Mahony

Start 2013 with a realistic, sensible goal. People often work in extremes. Horrible Christmas, impeccable New Year. Be patient, implement change gradually.

Charity Warns Against Liver Damage

PA | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle

A quick fix in January is not enough to repair the liver and keep it healthy, experts warned on Tuesday. The British Liver Trust called on the Gove...

Recipe for the Weekend: Pan-Fried Calves Liver With Pancetta and Lentils

Theo Randall | Posted 14.11.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Theo Randall

This lovely rich dish is ideal for a weekend treat. The calves liver work really well with the pancetta, lentils, and the sweetness of the balsamic vinegar. The lentils take a bit of time to cook, but after that it is very quick.

Widow Died After Surgeon Removed Liver Instead Of Kidney

PA | Posted 12.01.2012 | UK

A widow died on the operating table when a surgeon tried to remove a liver instead of a kidney in a fatal mix-up, an inquest has heard. Retired ac...