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It's often referred to as a "silent" condition.
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My husband, Mike and I met through mutual friends and were together for seven years before we got married. The two of us never thought that our wedding vows would be put to the test early in our life together. At the age of 22, Mike was diagnosed with Wilson disease.
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We suddenly have a new appreciation for Irish coffees.
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The Canadian Liver Foundation is sounding the alarm that we can no longer marginalize liver disease as one of simply alcohol abuse. Diet plays a much bigger role as does the very preventable, treatable Hepatitis A, B and C. So, here is what you can do to take care of your liver.
Think of it as your own personal filtration system.