Fayette County Clinic:
Washington CH, Ohio

Phone 740-335-6935
Crisis 740-335-7155

Floyd Simantel Clinic:
Chillicothe, Ohio

Phone 740-775-1270
Crisis 740-773-4357

Highland County Clinic:
Hillsboro, Ohio

Phone 937-393-9946
Crisis 937-393-9904

Lynn Goff Clinic:
Greenfield, Ohio

Phone 937-981-7701
Crisis 937-393-9904

Martha Cottrill Clinic:
Chillicothe, Ohio

Phone 740-775-1260
Crisis 740-773-4357

Pickaway County Clinic:
Circleville, Ohio

Phone 740-474-8874
Crisis 740-477-2579

Pike County Clinic:
Waverly, Ohio

Phone 740-947-7783
Crisis 740-947-2147

 

 


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Health Tip: Help Fight Fatty Liver Disease


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Updated: Nov 20th 2018

(HealthDay News) -- Fatty liver disease occurs when fat deposits build up in the liver, the organ that filters blood coming from the digestive tract.

The disease may stem from heavy alcohol use, or not involve alcohol at all, the National Library of Medicine says.

If you have either type, the agency suggests things you can do to minimize its effects:

  • Limit dietary salt and sugar, and eat lots of fruit, vegetables and whole grains.
  • Get vaccinations for hepatitis A and B, the flu and pneumococcal disease. If you develop hepatitis, it is more likely to lead to liver failure.
  • Get regular exercise, which can help you lose weight and minimize fatty deposits in the liver.
  • Talk with your doctor before taking dietary supplements or alternative medicines, some of which can harm the liver.