The liver is one of the most vital organs in the body that sits in the upper right-hand portion of the abdominal cavity, beneath the diaphragm and on top of the stomach. The liver is dark and reddish-brown in color and weighs about 3 pounds.
The liver is very important and is saddled with many responsibilities. It regulates most chemical levels in the blood and excretes a product called bile. Some functions of the liver include:
Â·Â Â Â Â Â Â Â It produces the bile which aids in the emulsification of fat.
Â·Â Â Â Â Â Â Â It produces certain proteins for blood plasma.