Tag: Liver damage

Doctors Post Warning After 18-Year-Old Boy Suffers Severe Liver Damage During Paintball Game

Paintballing is a popular recreational sport that entails potential risks. Such is the case of an 18-year-old boy in London who suffered severe liver damage during a paintball game.

Feature | Health May 6, 2016

Mice Flown Aboard Space Shuttle Return To Earth With Liver Damage

The liver of mice that spent 13.5 days in space showed nascent liver damage. Researchers discover that spaceflight leads to a higher fat storage in the liver.

Space April 21, 2016

Low-Sugar Diet May Help Reverse Liver Damage: 5 Ways To Reduce Sugar Intake

Eating too much sugar has several negative effects on our body such as increased risks for heart disease and breast cancer. Now, a new study in Oregon found that a low-sugar diet can help reverse liver damage.

Life January 15, 2016

AbbVie Hepatitis Drugs Viekira Pak, Technivie Could Cause Serious Liver Damage: FDA

AbbVie manufactured drugs Viekira Pak and Technivie could cause liver damage, according to the FDA. Patients taking the drugs are urged to talk to their doctors should they experience signs and symptoms of liver impairments.

Life October 23, 2015

Weight Loss Tea Left Girl With Acute Hepatitis: Is It Safe To Buy Herbal Supplements Online?

A teenage girl suffered from acute hepatitis and liver damage after consuming too much of the Chinese green tea she bought online to lose weight. She said that she was not aware of the contents of the weight loss product because the ingredients are mostly written in Chinese.

Life September 26, 2015

Overdose of acetaminophen may damage your liver, warns FDA

The FDA is all set to implement 2011 guideline that recommends lower levels of acetaminophen in painkillers as response to reports of acetaminophen-caused liver damage.

Life January 16, 2014

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