Symptoms and signs of liver
1. ABNORMALLY YELLOW DISCOLORATION OF THE SKIN AND EYES.
This is called jaundice which is often the first and sometimes the
only sign of liver disease.
2. DARK URINE.
3. GRAY, YELLOW, OR LIGHT-COLORED STOOLS.
4. NAUSEA, VOMITING AND/OR LOSS OF APPETITE.
5. VOMITING OF BLOOD, BLOODY OR BLACK STOOLS. Intestinal bleeding
can occur when liver diseases obstruct blood flow through the liver.
The bleeding may result in vomiting of blood or bloody stools.
6. ABDOMINAL SWELLING. Liver disease may cause ascites, an
accumulation of fluid in the abdominal cavity.
7. PROLONGED GENERALIZED ITCHING.
8. UNUSUAL CHANGE OF WEIGHT. An increase or decrease of more than
5% within two months.
9. ABDOMINAL PAIN.
10. SLEEP DISTURBANCES, MENTAL CONFUSION AND COMA are present
in severe liver disease. These result from an accumulation of toxic
substances in the body which impair brain function.
11. FATIGUE OR LOSS OF STAMINA.
12. LOSS OF SEXUAL DRIVE OR PERFORMANCE.
If any of these signs or symptoms
appear, consult your physician immediately.
Don't drink any alcohol!
speeds damage to the liver
those with Hepatitis C - so for other diseases of liver, too?)
Avoid taking medicines unnecessarily.
Also avoid exposure to industrial
chemicals whenever possible.
Maintain a healthful, balanced diet.
much of our diseases can be prevented or helped by diet, they say;
an alkaline pH in the body, cancer cells can't grow (?) (Death by
be involved in anything involving needles:
as body piercing, tattooing, drug use.
Consult your physician
if you observe any signs or symptoms of liver disease.
And while you're at it,
if you haven't had a test for hepatitis C *
ask for one to be done. It is a simple blood test that isn't
normally done when having a physical. It is a 'silent disease'
Possible sign of damage from INIPOL EAP 22 per its MSDS
Always check with
your physician before trying any 'home remedies'
For all tips: DISCLAIMER:
This information is not meant to diagnose, prescribe for or treat any
disease. It is a tool that is offered to assist the individual in
making educated choices about his/her personal health and lifestyle.
No health claims are made for any product or formula mentioned
TESTS FOR FUNCTIONING OF THE LIVER
Measures the ability of the blood to coagulate.
It is elevated when the liver
does not synthesize enough ingredients that cause the blood to
A serum protein synthesized by the liver.
It is low when a damaged
liver is not able to keep up with its synthesis