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
Risk reduction even greater for obesity - related cancers (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - April 9, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Gastroenterology, Oncology, Surgery, Journal, 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

Maddening itch of liver disease comes from a surprising source
(Duke University) A devastating itching of the skin driven by severe liver disease turns out to have a surprising cause. Its discovery points toward possible new therapies for itching, and shows that the outer layer of the skin is so much more than insulation. The finding, which appears April 2 in Gastroenterology, indicates that the keratinocyte cells of the skin surface are acting as what lead researcher Wolfgang Liedtke, MD PhD, calls 'pre-neurons.' (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - April 5, 2021 Category: Biology 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

CDC Adds New Medical Conditions to COVID-19 High-Risk List CDC Adds New Medical Conditions to COVID-19 High-Risk List
Type 1 diabetes, liver disease, HIV, moderate asthma, overweight, and a number of neurologic conditions are now included, as some states proceed to open up vaccine availability to all adults.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Pharmacist Headlines)
Source: Medscape Pharmacist Headlines - March 31, 2021 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

UK Researchers Create Analytical Algorithm That Identifies Patients with Advanced Liver Disease by Analyzing Routine Clinical Laboratory Blood Test Results
By mining results of unrelated blood tests, the CIRRUS algorithm can inform doctors and patients earlier than usual of liver disease For years Dark Daily and its sister publication The Dark Report have predicted that the same type of analytical software used on Wall Street to analyze bundles of debt, such as car loans, mortgages, […] The post UK Researchers Create Analytical Algorithm That Identifies Patients with Advanced Liver Disease by Analyzing Routine Clinical Laboratory Blood Test Results appeared first on Dark Daily. (Source: Dark Daily)
Source: Dark Daily - March 31, 2021 Category: Laboratory Medicine Authors: Jude Tags: Instruments & Equipment Laboratory Instruments & Laboratory Equipment Laboratory Management and Operations Laboratory News Laboratory Operations Laboratory Pathology Laboratory Testing Management & Operations 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

Rutgers study: Bariatric surgery significantly reduces cancer risk for certain patients
(Rutgers University) Bariatric surgery can significantly reduce the risk of cancer--and especially obesity-related cancers--by as much as half in certain individuals, according to a study by researchers at Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School's Center for Liver Diseases and Liver Masses. (Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer)
Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer - March 26, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Patient With Post-COVID-19 Cholangiopathy Undergoes Successful Liver Transplant Patient With Post-COVID-19 Cholangiopathy Undergoes Successful Liver Transplant
A 47-year-old man who recovered from acute respiratory distress syndrome related to COVID-19 and then went on to develop end-stage liver disease is doing well after liver transplantation, according to a new report.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Transplantation Headlines)
Source: Medscape Transplantation Headlines - March 25, 2021 Category: Transplant Surgery Tags: Gastroenterology 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

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

Liver cancer appears to be resistant to immunotherapy in patients with liver condition
(The Mount Sinai Hospital / Mount Sinai School of Medicine) Immunotherapy is not only significantly less effective in liver cancer patients who previously had a liver disease called non-alcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH), but actually appears to fuel tumor growth, according to a Mount Sinai study published in Nature in March. NASH affects as many as 40 million people worldwide and is associated with obesity and diabetes. (Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer)
Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer - March 24, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Liver Cancer Tumors Appear to Be Resistant to Immunotherapy in...
Immunotherapy is not only significantly less effective in liver cancer patients who previously had a liver disease called non-alcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH), but actually appears to fuel tumor...(PRWeb March 24, 2021)Read the full story at https://www.prweb.com/releases/liver_cancer_tumors_appear_to_be_resistant_to_immunotherapy_in_patients_with_underlying_non_alcoholic_steatohepatitis_nash/prweb17814281.htm (Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals)
Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals - March 24, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals 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

HepaTx, Namocell, and Takara Bio USA complete second phase of collaboration on single cell analysis for cell therapy to treat late-stage liver diseases
HepaTx Corporation, Namocell Inc., and Takara Bio USA, Inc. (TBUSA) announced successful completion of the second phase of their collaboration on single cell analysis of hepatocyte-like cells (iHeps)... (Source: The Scientist)
Source: The Scientist - March 17, 2021 Category: Science Tags: The Scientist The Marketplace Source Type: news

Alcohol-related liver disease symptoms: Three signs of the condition and when to seek help
ALCOHOL-RELATED liver disease refers to liver damage caused by excess alcohol intake. Are you drinking too much? Here are three signs of the condition to look out for and advice on when to seek help. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - March 16, 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

Liver Disease Progression in Persistent vs. Eradicated HCV Liver Disease Progression in Persistent vs. Eradicated HCV
This study investigated the long-term prognosis of liver disease in patients with HCV eradication after antiviral therapy versus those with persistent HCV infection.Journal of Viral Hepatitis (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - March 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gastroenterology Journal Article Source Type: news

New dimensions for hospital services and early detection of disease: a Review from the Lancet Commission into liver disease in the UK, The Lancet
This review makes a number of recommendations to improve outcomes and survival rates for patients with acute and chronic liver disease requiring hospital admission. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - March 15, 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

Liver disease symptoms: Bloating with pain can be a sign of the condition
LIVER disease can be caused by a variety of factors, including viruses, alcohol and obesity. One symptom that can signal the condition is bloating. So should you always be worried when you feel the bloat? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - March 6, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Janssen Announces 96-week Results of Phase 3b Study Demonstrating the Continued Safety and Efficacy of Long-acting HIV Treatment of Rilpivirine and Cabotegravir
CORK, IRELAND, March 6, 2021 – The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson today presented positive long-term data from the global Phase 3b trial of the first complete, long-acting (LA), two-drug injectable regimen (consisting of Janssen’s rilpivirine and ViiV Healthcare’s cabotegravir) for the treatment of human immunodeficiency virus type 1 (HIV-1) infection in adults. The 96-week findings of the Antiretroviral Therapy as Long-Acting Suppression Every 2 Months (ATLAS-2M) trial confirmed the primary endpoint, met at Week 48, and met the secondary endpoint, showing efficacy of both month...
Source: Johnson and Johnson - March 6, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Our Company 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

Deaths of despair: adults at high risk for death by suicide, poisoning, or chronic liver disease in the US - Olfson M, Cosgrove C, Altekruse SF, Wall MM, Blanco C.
Discourse on deaths of despair, which include suicide, poisoning, and chronic liver disease, has focused on middle-aged White working-class adults with less than a college education. Yet longitudinal research has not examined what groups are at highest ris... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 4, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Poisoning 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

New Algorithm Can Predict Advanced Liver Disease
WEDNESDAY, March 3, 2021 -- A model that uses routine primary care data can predict the risk for advanced liver disease, according to a study published online Feb. 11 in BMJ Open. Theresa Hydes, Ph.D., from the University of Southampton in the... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - March 3, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news