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This Holiday Season, Give Thanks to Your Liver

It’s the OG detoxifier and so much more

Illustration: Tess Smith-Roberts

The liver is a beautiful color

A deep reddish-brown, its shade is reminiscent of rich leather, mahogany bookshelves, cigar papers. Its elegant appearance belies its purpose, which is to regulate chemical levels in the blood and excrete everyone’s favorite bodily fluid, bile…

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