Fatty liver disease: Diabetes risk increased due to insulin resistance - how to treat?
FATTY liver disease: Diabetes raises a person's risk of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease, a condition in which excess fat builds up in the liver even if you drink little or no alcohol. This condition occurs in at least half of those with type 2 diabetes. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Increased risk of liver cancer in patients with non-alcoholic fatty liver
(Karolinska Institutet) Non-alcoholic fatty liver, NAFLD, is associated with several health risks. According to a new registry study led by researchers at Karolinska Institutet in Sweden, NAFLD is linked to a 17-fold increased risk of liver cancer. The findings, published in Hepatology, underscore the need for improved follow-up of NAFLD patients with the goal of reducing the risk of cancer. (Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer)
Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer - April 14, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease symptoms: Three symptoms that signal 'permanent' damage
NON-ALCOHOLIC fatty liver disease often goes undetected until it progresses to cirrhosis. What is cirrhosis and what are the symptoms to expect? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Closer to human -- Mouse model more accurately reproduces fatty liver disease
(Baylor College of Medicine) Researchers have developed a novel mouse model that reproduces many key features of human non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD), a little-understood condition that significantly increases the risk of inflammation, fibrosis and liver cancer and ultimately requires liver transplant. (Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer)
Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer - April 13, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Alcoholic fatty liver disease symptoms: What to expect when the damage is mild or severe
ALCOHOLIC fatty liver disease can lead to detrimental scarring in this vital organ; consequently, liver failure is a real life-threatening risk you take if you continue to drink alcohol. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 11, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Alcoholic fatty liver disease symptoms: Bruising on the skin may mean the liver is damaged
ALCOHOLIC fatty liver disease can lead to detrimental scarring in this vital organ; consequently, liver failure is a real life-threatening risk you take if you continue to drink alcohol. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 10, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Bariatric Surgery Cuts Cancer Risk With Obesity + Liver Disease
FRIDAY, April 9, 2021 -- Bariatric surgery is associated with significant reductions in the risks for any cancer and obesity-related cancer in nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) patients with severe obesity, according to a study published... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - April 9, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Fatty liver disease symptoms: Three symptoms that are so subtle you might miss them
FATTY liver disease is an umbrella term for conditions characterised by a build-up of fat in the liver. Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease is largely symptomless until the condition progresses - when this happens, a number of subtle symptoms may surface. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Bariatric Surgery May Cut Cancer in Obesity With Liver Disease Bariatric Surgery May Cut Cancer in Obesity With Liver Disease
Among working adults with severe obesity and fatty liver disease, rates of cancer were lower for those who had bariatric surgery, especially those with obesity-related cancer, during a 10-month median follow-up.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines - April 7, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

Coffee Could Be the Secret Weapon Against NAFLD Coffee Could Be the Secret Weapon Against NAFLD
"I do recommend at least two to three cups of coffee per day for my patients with NAFLD [nonalcoholic fatty liver disease]," said Manal F. Abdelmalek, MD, MPH.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines - April 7, 2021 Category: Gastroenterology Tags: Gastroenterology News Source Type: news

Fatty liver disease: Does your breath smell strong and musty? It could be a sign
FATTY liver disease can affect many areas of the body. Fector hepaticus relates to the sign found in your breath warning your liver is not up to scratch. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 5, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fatty liver disease: Seven symptoms easily mistaken for 'other health problems'
FATTY liver disease is commonly referred to as the "silent liver disease" due to its absence of symptoms. However, if the condition progresses to nonalcoholic steatohepatitis , you may notice perceptible changes, many of which are easily mistaken for other health problems. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 1, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fatty liver disease: Excessive bruising or bleeding could indicate your risk
FATTY liver disease has been on the rise lately and is a direct result of alcohol abuse. The skin can indicate a person's risk and if you experience excessive bruising it could be a warning of the dangerous condition. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - March 30, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fatty liver disease symptoms: Four 'severe' warning signs on your body - what to look for
FATTY liver disease does not usually produce any symptoms unless the condition progresses to nonalcoholic steatohepatitis . A particularly severe form of this late-stage complication can cause unsettling symptoms. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - March 29, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

TGen-ASU review suggests added sugars are contributing to liver disease among children
(The Translational Genomics Research Institute) A review of more than 20 studies by researchers at Arizona State University and the Translational Genomics Research Institute (TGen), an affiliate of City of Hope, suggests that nonalcoholic fatty-liver disease (NAFLD) is a growing dietary problem for children across the globe. NAFLD affects more than 1-in-10 children in the U.S. and now is the nation's most common chronic liver disease within this population. The analyses were published recently in the journal, Pediatric Obesity. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - March 29, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Fatty liver disease: Do you sleep this way? Condition can affect sleep in these six ways
FATTY liver disease: When one thinks of the liver, sleep doesn't often come to mind. But experts warn of how the condition can affect one's sleep with these six sleep disturbances being potential signs of your risk of fatty liver disease. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - March 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fatty liver disease: Alcoholic drinks to avoid which are increasing your risk of condition
FATTY liver disease is a direct result of one's lifestyle. Sadly, a life of binge drinking will eventually take its toll and when it does there are certain signs and symptoms warning the disease has progressed. What alcoholic drinks are the biggest culprits for increasing your risk of fatty liver disease? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - March 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fatty liver symptoms: Long-lasting itching may be a warning for liver scarring
A FATTY liver prevents the organ from doing an effective job at removing toxins from the body. Contrary to popular belief, drinking alcohol isn't the only way to harm the filter system. What are the signs your liver needs help? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - March 25, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fatty liver disease: Pain in back, abdomen, kidney or shoulder could be signs of spread
FATTY liver disease continues to baffle health experts. Warning signs that you may be at risk include pain in the back, abdomen, kidneys or the right shoulder. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - March 24, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fatty liver hepatitis is caused by auto-aggressive immune cells
(Technical University of Munich (TUM)) Non-alcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH), often called 'fatty liver hepatitis', can lead to serious liver damage and liver cancer. A team of researchers at the Technical University of Munich (TUM) has discovered that this condition is caused by cells that attack healthy tissue - a phenomenon known as auto-aggression. Their results may help in the development of new therapies to avoid the consequences of NASH. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - March 24, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Liver cancer: which patients benefit from immunotherapy?
(German Cancer Research Center (Deutsches Krebsforschungszentrum, DKFZ)) To date, physicians have been unable to predict which patients suffering from liver cancer would benefit from immunotherapy using checkpoint inhibitors and which would not. Researchers from the German Cancer Research Center have now discovered that liver cancer caused by chronic inflammatory fatty liver disease does not respond to this treatment. On the contrary: in an experimental model, this type of immunotherapy actually promoted the development of liver cancer, as now reported in the journal Nature. (Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer)
Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer - March 24, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Fatty liver disease: The four early warning signs you could easily miss - 'dull pain'
FATTY liver disease is an umbrella term for fatty build-ups in the liver. Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease is one the main types of fatty liver disease - here are four hard to spot early warning signs. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - March 23, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fatty liver disease: Four hard to spot early symptoms including a dull pain in the stomach
FATTY liver disease is an umbrella term for fatty build-ups in the liver. Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease is one the main types of fatty liver disease - here are four hard to spot early warning signs. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - March 23, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

New study implicates disease-driving B cells in fatty liver disease development
(University of Minnesota Medical School) New research from the University of Minnesota Medical School suggests that disease-driving B cells, a white blood cell, play a role in the development of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) - the most common chronic liver condition in the U.S. Their findings could lead to targeted therapies for NAFLD, which currently affects a quarter of the nation and has no FDA-approved treatments. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - March 22, 2021 Category: Biology Source Type: news

Alcoholic fatty liver disease: Fever, nausea or vomiting could be indicators to your risk
ALCOHOLIC fatty liver disease occurs when a person has been abusing alcohol for many years. This lifestyle eventually takes its toll on the body with three crucial signs. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - March 21, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Alcoholic fatty liver disease: The five earliest warning signs of organ damage
ALCOHOLIC fatty liver disease is reversible - up to a certain extent. What are the early indicators that your liver needs a break? And how long of a break would be needed? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - March 20, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fatty liver disease: Daytime sleepiness and other ‘non-specific’ symptoms
FATTY liver disease is either alcoholic-related or non-alcoholic-related. The latter is largely symptomless but non-specific symptoms may emerge as the condition progresses. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - March 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fatty liver disease symptoms: Swollen veins and other signs your condition has progressed
FATTY liver disease comes in two forms - alcoholic and non-alcoholic. Although the latter is largely symptomless, it can cause sinister changes in the advanced stage. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - March 18, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fatty liver disease: The three most common symptoms that attract 'medical attention’
FATTY liver disease is mostly symptomless but occasionally perceptible signs can arise as it progresses. There are three symptoms that often draw attention to the condition. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - March 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fatty liver disease symptoms: Six signs your condition has become irreversible
FATTY liver disease is pernicious because warning signs may only emerge in the later stages. If fatty liver disease progresses to cirrhosis , it cannot be reversed. Here are six warning signs of cirrhosis. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - March 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Alcoholic fatty liver disease: The condition affects ‘heavy drinkers’ - is this you?
ALCOHOLIC fatty liver disease "only happens in people who are heavy drinkers and who have been drinking for a long period of time", said the American Addiction Centre. But what constitutes as "heavy" consumption of alcohol? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - March 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Alcoholic fatty liver disease: Would you classify yourself as a 'heavy drinker'?
ALCOHOLIC fatty liver disease "only happens in people who are heavy drinkers and who have been drinking for a long period of time", said the American Addiction Centre. But what constitutes as "heavy" consumption of alcohol? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - March 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fatty liver disease: Pale poo and other symptoms that require 'urgent medical attention'
FATTY liver disease - a serious condition characterised by a build-up of fat in the liver - is either alcoholic or non-alcoholic related. According to William Alazawi, Professor of Hepatology at Queen Mary University of London, there are five warning signs non-alcoholic liver disease has progressed to a late stage. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - March 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Alcoholic fatty liver disease symptoms: The whites of the eyes could be telling
ALCOHOLIC fatty liver disease isn't reserved for "alcoholics". Many people on the alcohol dependency spectrum could be affected by the condition. How would you know if it affects you? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - March 12, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fatty liver disease symptoms: Red palms, abdominal swelling and other visual clues
FATTY liver disease is an umbrella term for an accumulation of fat in the liver. Red palms and other visible symptoms may be present in the later stages of the condition. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - March 11, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Alcoholic fatty liver disease symptoms: A doctor warns of two of earliest warning signs
ALCOHOLIC fatty liver disease emerges when you drink too much. A healthy liver can process about one standard alcoholic drink per hour, but any more than this, and the toxins accumulate. A doctor warns of the earliest symptoms of the condition. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - March 10, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Multicellular liver-on-a-chip for modeling fatty liver disease
(Terasaki Institute for Biomedical Innovation) The Terasaki Institute for Biomedical Engineering has tested and developed a robust multicellular liver-on-a-chip system for modeling non-alcoholic fatty acid liver disease. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - March 10, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Scrumptious suppers to tickle your tastebuds!... our latest ways to help you eat to beat diabetes
A low carb diet doesn't just help combat diabetes, it can also improve obesity, fatty liver disease and even high blood pressure. But it doesn't mean missing out on delicious food. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - March 10, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fatty liver disease symptoms: Dark black tarry poo may mean you have the condition
FATTY liver disease may cause discomfort in the liver area and tiredness. However, further signs of the condition might not emerge until the condition is a considerable health risk, requiring urgent medical attention. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - March 7, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fatty liver disease symptoms: Three visible warning signs on your skin - what to look for
FATTY liver disease is the result of too much fat accumulating in the liver. "Spider-like" blood vessels and other skin changes may signal one of the main types of fatty liver disease. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - March 5, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Protein controlling magnesium identified as therapeutic target for non-alcoholic fatty liver disease
(New York University) An international team of researchers has identified the CNNM4 protein as a key regulator of magnesium in the liver and potential therapeutic target for non-alcoholic fatty liver disease, according to a study published in the Journal of Hepatology. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - March 4, 2021 Category: Biology Source Type: news

Fatty liver disease symptoms: Nail changes could signal the deadly condition - key signs
FATTY liver disease is characterised by an accumulation of fat in the liver. Nail changes may signal you have an advanced form of the condition. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - March 2, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fatty liver disease symptoms: Watch out for spider angiomas on the skin - what are they?
A FATTY liver accumulates over the years if lifestyle choices encourage it to do so. Why does this matter? The inflammation it creates can increase your risk of cancer and liver failure. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - February 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fatty liver disease: Bleeding gums could indicate your risk of the deadly condition
FATTY liver disease is far more common than many think with a myriad of symptoms felt throughout the body warning that something is not right. Bleeding gums could be a sign of the disease. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - February 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fatty liver disease symptoms: Itchy skin may mean you have the troublesome condition
FATTY liver disease develops when there's too much fat in the life-supporting organ; if combined with inflammation and cell damage, it progresses into non-alcoholic steatohepatitis . Years after development, symptoms can emerge. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - February 25, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Adequate glutathione intake found to boost liver health
(Natural News) A recent study has found that supplementation with glutathione could help reverse liver damage associated with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD). NAFLD is characterized by the accumulation of excess fat in the liver, which, if left untreated, can progress to a more aggressive form of liver disease called nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH). NASH is accompanied by inflammation... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - February 24, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fatty liver disease: Fetor hepaticus 'breath of the dead' could indicate your risk
FATTY liver disease is a serious condition which took the life of George Michael among many. Having foul smelling breath could be a sign you may be at risk. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - February 23, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Operational guidelines launched for integration of Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease with NPCDCS
"Over the last two decades global burden of NASH has more than doubled. Globally, NASH caused 40 lakh prevalent cases of compensated cirrhosis in 1990, which increased to 94 lakh cases in 2017. NAFLD is emerging as an important cause of liver disease in India," Vardhan was quoted as saying in a Health Ministry statement. (Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News)
Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News - February 22, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Fatty liver disease: Abdominal pain is an early sign of the dangerous condition
FATTY liver disease: The dangerous condition is said to be on the rise. Experiencing pain in your abdomen may be an early sign of your risk. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - February 21, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fatty liver disease symptoms: Testicles that 'get smaller' are a warning sign
FATTY liver disease is a chronic complication characterised by a build-up of fat in the liver. If left untreated fatty liver disease can cause the body to undergo disturbing changes, such as shrinking testicles. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - February 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news