According to research by Dr. Scott Rigden, MD, presented in his book, Liver Detoxification, chronic fatigue syndrome and fibromyalgia are linked to liver health. He conducted a study of over two hundred patients suffering from chronic fatigue syndrome and/or fibromyalgia.
He found that eighty percent of all sufferers of these two disorders had significant liver impairment. As patients’ symptoms improved, so did the results of liver function tests—indicating a correlation between liver stress and severity of symptoms of chronic fatigue syndrome and fibromyalgia.
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Adapted with permission from The 4-Week Ultimate Body Detox Plan by Michelle Schoffro Cook, PhD..