The liver: An amazing ‘blob’ that runs the body…

Posted June 16, 2017 11:13 pm by Editor

The liver: An amazing ‘blob’ that runs the body…

To the Mesopotamians, the liver was the body’s premier organ, the seat of the human soul and emotions. The ancient Greeks linked the liver to pleasure: The words hepatic and hedonic are thought to share the same root. The Elizabethans referred to their monarch not as the head of state but as its liver, and woe to any people saddled with a lily-livered leader…

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