Did you know that the largest inner organ in the human body is the liver? The liver is a fantastically strong organ.
Its main function is to protect our tissues from various kind of damage by filtering out toxins that circulate in our body. The liver is capable of restoring itself. How healthy is your liver?
1. Abdominal Swelling
Ascites is a condition the symptom of which is a swollen abdominal area. If the liver cannot work properly, it leads to an imbalance of proteins and other compounds. Your tissues accumulate fluids which results in a pronounced potbelly. It might even mean that the organ is damaged with cirrhosis. Swelling may occur in the ankles, feet and hands – excess fluid is drawn down due to gravity.