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Coffee can help undo liver damage caused by alcohol

Coffee can help undo liver damage caused by alcohol

REUTERS Updated: Saturday, February 20, 2016, 11:25 AM Liv Friis-Larsen/Getty Images Compared to no coffee consumption, researchers estimated one cup a day was tied to a 22% lower risk of liver disease. Drinking more coffee might help reduce the kind ...

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Dad donates liver to daughter, 3, as twin waits for donor

Dad donates liver to daughter, 3, as twin waits for donor

Liver Transplants for our Vietnamese Twin Girls/via Facebook Binh and Phuoc Wagner, both 3, have to wear gastric tubes to get extra caloric intake. A Canadian father who was forced to choose which twin daughter to save has donated part ...

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Daily Checkup: Hepatitis B and liver cancer

Daily Checkup: Hepatitis B and liver cancer

Mount Sinai Beth Israel’s Dr. Steven Brower says, “Hepatitis B is a vaccine-preventable disease, so adults should talk to their doctor about getting vaccinated.” THE SPECIALIST : Dr. Steven Brower The director of cancer surgery at Mount Sinai Beth Israel, ...

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Jack Bruce, legendary Cream bassist, dies at 71 of liver disease

Jack Bruce, legendary Cream bassist, dies at 71 of liver disease

Paul Bergen/Redferns Cream bassist Jack Bruce performs during the North Sea Jazz Festival in the Netherlands in 2012. Bruce has died at the age of 71 on Saturday. Jack Bruce changed rock from below. The bassist from Cream, who died ...

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Daily Checkup: New approaches to liver illness in children

Daily Checkup: New approaches to liver illness in children

MOUNT SINAI Dr. Ronen Arnon says, “It’s now possible for a parent to give 20% of her liver to a small child.” THE SPECIALIST: Dr. Ronen Arnon An associate professor of pediatrics and surgery at Mount Sinai, Dr. Ronen Arnon ...

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This chef ain’t ‘Chopped’ liver!

This chef ain’t ‘Chopped’ liver!

DAVID WEXLER FOR NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Natasha Pogrebinsky is one of a new brand of chefs helping to burnish Queens’ culinary credibility. This plucky Queens chef began cultivating her outlandish sense of taste as a child in Ukraine, and ...

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