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Why is it important to have a healthy liver?

A healthy liver keeps your body's chemistry constant. The liver removes toxins from the intestine, helps break down and eliminate medications, makes protein for the repair and building of muscle and bone, makes proteins to help clot your blood, protects you from infections, and regulates your blood sugar, sleep, and kidney functions.

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