Diet and Exercise in NAFLD/NASH: Beyond the Obvious Diet and Exercise in NAFLD/NASH: Beyond the Obvious
This paper provides an in-depth look into clinical and translational research elucidating the interaction of diet and exercise with gut microbiota, ketogenesis, and genetics implicated in NAFLD/NASH.Liver International (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - October 25, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gastroenterology Journal Article Source Type: news

Fatty liver disease: Two warning signs in the eyes of ‘potentially fatal' liver disease
NON-ALCOHOLIC fatty liver disease is one of the major health challenges facing the world, with roughly a quarter of the adult population thought to be affected to some degree. Fortunately, early detection can help dodge potentially fatal outcomes. Two tell-tale signs in the eyes should not be ignored. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 21, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

INDIGO Biosciences Expands Portfolio for Preclinical Metabolic Disease...
Fibroblast Growth Factor 21 Assay Targets NASH, NAFLD & Obesity Research(PRWeb October 19, 2021)Read the full story at https://www.prweb.com/releases/indigo_biosciences_expands_portfolio_for_preclinical_metabolic_disease_research/prweb18249263.htm (Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals)
Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals - October 19, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Fatty liver disease: Is it possible to reverse through lifestyle changes?
FATTY liver disease means you have extra fat in your liver, as a healthy liver should contain little or no fat. Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease is the term for a range of conditions caused by a build-up of fat in the liver. It's usually seen in people who are carrying excess weight, although sometimes this can be seen in people who are not overweight. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 9, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

MRE Plus FIB-4 Beats FAST in Liver Fibrosis Detection MRE Plus FIB-4 Beats FAST in Liver Fibrosis Detection
A combination of MRE and FIB-4 outperformed FAST in determining the presence of significant fibrosis among patients with NAFLD, according to a prospective cohort analysis.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines - October 6, 2021 Category: Gastroenterology Tags: Gastroenterology News Source Type: news

Effects of Intragastric Balloon in NAFLD With Fibrosis Effects of Intragastric Balloon in NAFLD With Fibrosis
Could intragastric balloon placement help improve liver fibrosis in obese NAFLD patients?Liver International (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - September 30, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gastroenterology Journal Article Source Type: news

Fatty liver disease symptoms: The 'urgent' warning sign in the 'lower tummy area'
NON-ALCOHOLIC fatty liver disease does not usually cause symptoms in the initial stages. However, as the condition progresses, there is a telltale sign in your "lower tummy area" that requires urgent medical attention. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 9, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fatty liver disease symptoms: The 'nagging' sensation that can signal the condition
NON-ALCOHOLIC fatty liver disease is the term for a range of conditions caused by a build-up of fat in the liver. It is usually seen in people who are overweight or obese. Symptoms are often painful and now, scientists have found a new "nagging" pain that affects the abdomen. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 7, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Clinical Impact of Sexual Dimorphism in NAFLD and NASH Clinical Impact of Sexual Dimorphism in NAFLD and NASH
This paper summarizes the latest findings regarding the influence of sex and gender on NAFLD and NASH epidemiology, pathogenesis, progression in cirrhosis, and therapiesLiver International (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - September 2, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gastroenterology Journal Article Source Type: news

Fatty liver disease: Two symptoms to spot indicating your condition is still reversible
NON-ALCOHOLIC fatty liver disease describes the condition whereby excess fat is stored in the liver, which causes inflammation. Left to progress, scarring can occur. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - August 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fatty liver disease: Swelling occurring in any of these body regions could indicate risk
FATTY liver disease: The fatty degeneration of liver cells occurs to a greater degree in non-alcoholic fatty liver disease than in alcoholic liver disease . The signs and symptoms can differ too with swelling symptoms more apparent in NAFLD. What to spot? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - August 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Maternal Obesity Tied to NAFLD in Offspring Maternal Obesity Tied to NAFLD in Offspring
Pregnant women with obesity are more likely than normal-weight pregnant women to have children who develop nonalcoholic fatty liver disease, a Swedish study suggests.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines - August 16, 2021 Category: Gastroenterology Tags: Gastroenterology News Source Type: news

Fatty liver disease: Doctors verify five dietary tips to reduce inflammation and scarring
NON-ALCOHOLIC fatty liver disease describes an accumulation of fat cells in the organ that can cause irreversible scarring. In a healthy liver, there should be very little or no fat at all. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - August 12, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

MR Elastography Could Predict Cirrhosis in NAFLD MR Elastography Could Predict Cirrhosis in NAFLD
Liver stiffness measurement with magnetic resonance elastography may prove predictive of future cirrhosis risk in patients with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease, according to new research.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines - August 6, 2021 Category: Gastroenterology Tags: Gastroenterology News Source Type: news

Fatty liver disease symptoms: Two warning signs on your body that are easily overlooked
FATTY liver disease is an umbrella term for a build-up of fat in the liver. When it is not caused by alcohol consumption, it is known as non-alcoholic fatty liver disease . Although the condition is typically asymptomatic, two "non-specific" symptoms can signal NAFLD. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 29, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Maternal Obesity May Up Risk for Future Liver Disease in Offspring
TUESDAY, July 27, 2021 -- There is a strong association between maternal weight and future nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) in offspring, according to a study published online July 18 in the Journal of Hepatology. Hannes Hagström,... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - July 27, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Combined Analysis of Risk Factors in NAFLD Combined Analysis of Risk Factors in NAFLD
This study investigated the synergistic effects of various known risk factors for NAFLD, as well as their individual impact on disease severity.Liver International (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - July 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gastroenterology Journal Article Source Type: news

Better Strategies Needed for Managing NAFLD in Adults
MONDAY, July 26, 2021 -- Effective screening, diagnosis, and management strategies are needed for patients with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) and nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH), according to a special report published online July 26... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - July 26, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Call to Action: Experts Urge Coordinated Care for'NASH Epidemic'Call to Action: Experts Urge Coordinated Care for'NASH Epidemic '
Call for doctors in primary care, hepatology, obesity medicine, endocrinology, and diabetology to stop working in silos and develop multidisciplinary teams to tackle nonalcoholic fatty liver disease.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines - July 26, 2021 Category: Gastroenterology Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

Fatty liver disease symptoms: Doctors share eight warning signs it is 'critical'
DR AMEET DHAR and Dr Nowlan Selvapatt spoke exclusively to Express.co.uk about non-alcoholic fatty liver disease . As the name suggests, this condition isn't related to alcohol consumption; instead, it's to do with fat. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 24, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease: New potential protection against the condition
FATTY liver disease is an umbrella term for conditions involving a fatty build-up in the liver. Although non-alcoholic liver disease can be treated when detected in the early stages, late-stage NAFLD can cause serious damage to the body. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 22, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

RNA modification may protect against liver disease, explain liver fat differences between sexes
FINDINGSA chemical modification that occurs in some RNA molecules as they carry genetic instructions from DNA to cells ’ protein-making machinery may offer protection against non-alcoholic fatty liver, a condition that results from a build-up of fat in the liver and can lead to advanced liver disease, according to a new study by UCLA researchers.The study, conducted in mice, also suggests that this modification — known as m6A, in which a methyl group attaches to an RNA chain — may occurat a different ratein femalesthan it does inmales, potentially explaining why females tend to have higher fat content in ...
Source: UCLA Newsroom: Health Sciences - July 19, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

RNA modification may protect against liver disease
(University of California - Los Angeles Health Sciences) An RNA modification may offer protection against non-alcoholic fatty liver, a condition that results from a build-up of fat in the liver and can lead to advanced liver disease, according to a new study by UCLA researchers. The modification may also explain why females tend to have higher fat content in the liver. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - July 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease: Being prone to falling is a sign of your risk
NON-ALCOHOLIC fatty liver disease is a group of conditions caused by high levels of fat in the liver. When the condition develops further autonomic nervous system dysfunction may develop causing a person to be more prone to falling. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 18, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Effects of Two Dietary Strategies in Subjects With NAFLD Effects of Two Dietary Strategies in Subjects With NAFLD
This study evaluated and compared the outcomes of two personalized energy-restricted dietary strategies in overweight and obese subjects with NAFLD.Liver International (Source: Medscape General Surgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape General Surgery Headlines - July 13, 2021 Category: Surgery Tags: Gastroenterology Journal Article Source Type: news

Fatty liver disease symptoms: Two types of pain that can signal the serious condition
NON-ALCOHOLIC fatty liver disease, a chronic complication whereby fat accumulates in the liver, is largely asymptomatic. Yet, as the condition progresses, you may experience two types of pain. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 30, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Calories May Outweigh Nutrients in Diets for Fatty Liver Calories May Outweigh Nutrients in Diets for Fatty Liver
Calories may matter more than fat or carbohydrates in dieting to treat non-alcoholic fatty liver disease.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines - June 25, 2021 Category: Gastroenterology Tags: Gastroenterology News Source Type: news

Prevalence of NAFLD, MAFLD and Advanced Fibrosis in the U.S. Prevalence of NAFLD, MAFLD and Advanced Fibrosis in the U.S.
Has the recent change in terminology from nonalcoholic fatty liver disease to metabolic dysfunction-associated fatty liver disease affected the prevalence of the condition in the US population?Liver International (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - June 22, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gastroenterology Journal Article Source Type: news

Children of obese mums at higher risk of fatty liver disease – study
Researchers say influences in the womb may play a role in increasing the risk of developing the conditionChildren of obese mothers have a greater risk of developing fatty liver disease in their 20s, according to researchers who say policymakers need to do more to tackle the promotion of poor-quality food and drink.Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) can becaused by obesity. If it progresses it can lead to serious health problems such as cirrhosis and liver cancer, while high levels of fat in the liver are also associated with a greater risk of type 2 diabetes and heart disease.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - June 20, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Nicola Davis Tags: Medical research Obesity Health Science Society Source Type: news

A simple blood test to identify patients at risk of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease
(Osaka University) Researchers from Osaka University, along with international collaborators in Europe, have identified Thrombospondin-2 as a serum biomarker that confirms and stratifies the progressive complications of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease. This research may form the basis of a new noninvasive approach that can provide an early warning system for nonalcoholic steatohepatitis and advanced fibrosis and may predict progression to cirrhosis, liver failure and even cancer. (Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer)
Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer - June 16, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Waist Circumference Predicts Risk of Fatty Liver in Type 1 Diabetes Waist Circumference Predicts Risk of Fatty Liver in Type 1 Diabetes
A cross-sectional study has found that waist-to-height ratio is a sensitive marker for nonalcoholic fatty liver in type 1 diabetes.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - June 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

Metabolic-associated Fatty Liver Disease in Celiac Disease Metabolic-associated Fatty Liver Disease in Celiac Disease
A new concept, metabolic-associated fatty liver disease, has been proposed as an alternative to NAFLD to better describe the metabolic alterations in celiac disease.Liver International (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - June 4, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gastroenterology Journal Article Source Type: news

e-ECE: Testosterone Therapy Mitigates NAFLD in Obese Men With FH, T2D
THURSDAY, June 3, 2021 -- Testosterone therapy can improve non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) in obese men with functional hypogonadism and type 2 diabetes, according to a study presented May 25 at the 23rd European Congress of... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - June 3, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Do Anti-ApoA-1 Antibodies Link Fatty Liver Disease and CVD? Do Anti-ApoA-1 Antibodies Link Fatty Liver Disease and CVD?
Anti-ApoA-1 antibodies appear to be common in patients with NAFLD and may drive both fat deposits and pro-inflammatory effects in liver cells, although it remains to be seen whether they can be targeted.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines - June 2, 2021 Category: Internal Medicine Tags: Cardiology News Source Type: news

Fatty liver disease symptoms: The 'irregular' warning sign when having a poo
NON-ALCOHOLIC fatty liver disease is a chronic complication whereby excess fat builds up in the liver. Although most patients are asymptomatic, a change in one's bowel habits can signal the deadly condition. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fatty liver disease: Where you swell up on your body can indicate the deadly condition
FATTY liver disease refers to conditions characterised by a build-up of fat in the liver. Swelling in two areas of the body may signal non-alcoholic fatty liver disease - one of the main types of fatty liver disease. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 24, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Cardiologists Should Be More Involved in Treating NAFLD/NASH Cardiologists Should Be More Involved in Treating NAFLD/NASH
Drs Seth Baum and Jay Shubrook on why the vast-reach impacts of fatty liver disease require an'all-hands-on-deck'approach.American College of Cardiology & Medscape (Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines - May 24, 2021 Category: Cardiology Tags: Cardiology Commentary Source Type: news

Research reveals potential treatment to prevent obesity-driven liver damage
(Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center) Research team from Cincinnati Children's reports that excessive fat deposition in the liver due to obesity can alter the microenvironment of the liver in a way that attracts a highly specific population of immune T cells to the liver. These cells help trigger NAFLD. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - May 17, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Liver Stiffness and Risk of CVD in Patients With NAFLD Liver Stiffness and Risk of CVD in Patients With NAFLD
This study investigated the association of liver stiffness as determined by MRE with CVD phenotype based on coronary artery calcification in patients with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease.Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - May 12, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gastroenterology Journal Article Source Type: news

Fatty liver disease symptoms: Three perceptible warning signs your ‘liver is failing’
A BUILD-UP of fat in the liver that's not linked to alcohol consumption is formally known as non-alcoholic fatty liver disease . If left untreated, this fatty build-up can inflict life-threatening damage. There are three perceptible signs your "liver is failing", warns the British Liver Trust . (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 10, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fatty liver disease symptoms: The warning sign in your tummy that your ‘liver is failing’
A BUILD-UP of fat in the liver that's not linked to alcohol consumption is formally known as non-alcoholic fatty liver disease . If left untreated, this fatty build-up can inflict life-threatening damage. A telltale sign in your tummy may signal your "liver is failing", warns the British Liver Trust BLT). (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 10, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Look Beyond Liver Biopsy for NAFLD Diagnosis Look Beyond Liver Biopsy for NAFLD Diagnosis
Researchers sought to compare characteristics of patients with NAFLD who were diagnosed using clinical criteria and those diagnosed via liver biopsy.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines - May 6, 2021 Category: Gastroenterology Tags: Gastroenterology News Source Type: news

Fatty liver disease: Do your gums and teeth look like this? Signs of risk found in the mou
FATTY liver disease is a general term for conditions characterised by a build-up of fat in the liver. Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease is one of the main types of fatty liver disease. The colour of your urine may indicate NAFLD. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 4, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fatty liver disease symptoms: The colour of your pee can be a serious warning sign
FATTY liver disease is a general term for conditions characterised by a build-up of fat in the liver. Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease is one of the main types of fatty liver disease. The colour of your urine may indicate NAFLD. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 3, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fatty liver disease symptoms: The earliest warning signs that gives you time to act
FATTY liver disease an umbrella term for conditions characterised by extra fat in the liver. Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease is notoriously difficult to diagnose because it is usually symptomless. However, three early indicators can occasionally surface. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 2, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fatty liver disease: Three telltale signs on your body that signal permanent liver damage
FATTY liver disease is an umbrella term for conditions involving excess fat in the liver. Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease is one of the main forms of fatty liver disease. There are three telltale signs NAFLD has inflicted irreversible damage on the liver. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 1, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease: Psoriasis is a risk factor - how to spot it on the skin
NON-ALCOHOLIC fatty liver disease is a serious condition that is usually symptomless. However, research suggests people with psoriasis are at a greater risk of NAFLD - what are the symptoms? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 28, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease symptoms: Swelling in four areas is a warning sign
FATTY liver disease is an umbrella term for conditions involving a fatty build-up in the liver. Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease typically doesn't produce visible warning signs. Late-stage NAFLD may cause the body to undergo swelling, however. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 24, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease: The three main symptoms to spot - BMJ study
NON-ALCOHOLIC fatty liver disease is characterised by a build-up of fat in the liver. The condition is highly pernicious because it is mostly asymptomatic. However, if symptoms do surface, there are three to watch out for, says research published in the British Medical Journal . (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

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