The brain and the heart get a lot of attention, but we think the liver deserves way more time in the spotlight. This organ keeps your sugar levels constant, stores and releases vitamins and minerals into your body as needed, detoxifies your blood, and has a remarkable ability to regenerate. But a study uncovered another fascinating feature: It grows by day, and shrinks by night. And that's more than just a cool trick.
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Written by Joanie Faletto May 26, 2017
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