Mountain Springs Blog

May 30, 2019

What Does the Liver Do and Why Is It So Important?

You might be reading this now after being diagnosed with cirrhosis or other liver disease, or you might simply be curious about how alcohol affects the liver. Regardless, understanding what the liver is and what it does is important – after all, your liver is the second largest organ in your body (with only […]

May 27, 2019

Where is your Liver?

Aah, the liver. We know it’s an important part of our body. We are told to take care of our liver because after all, the liver performs over 500 vital activities for our body. We need our liver to filter toxins out of our body, regulate our blood sugar, and even […]

May 20, 2019

Why Eating Disorders Can Be a Struggle to Overcome

Just like other forms of mental illnesses, eating disorders can often be under-diagnosed because of the stigma that surrounds them. What are the psychological causes of eating disorders, and why do they become difficult to overcome? Read to find out more. Eating disorders such as anorexia nervosa, bulimia, or binge […]