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

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

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

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

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: 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

Sex Steroid Hormone Concentrations and NAFLD in Men Sex Steroid Hormone Concentrations and NAFLD in Men
Some studies have indicated that men are at higher risk of NAFLD than women. Might testosterone levels impact the development of NAFLD?Liver International (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - March 11, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gastroenterology Journal Article Source Type: news

Consumption of Edible Seaweeds and Newly Diagnosed NAFLD Consumption of Edible Seaweeds and Newly Diagnosed NAFLD
Might seaweed consumption, with its rich anti-oxidant and anti-inflammatory properties, be protective against NAFLD?Liver International (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - March 4, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gastroenterology Journal Article 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

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

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

Steatosis Severity in NAFLD and Coronary Plaque Pattern Steatosis Severity in NAFLD and Coronary Plaque Pattern
Is steatosis severity in NAFLD independently associated with coronary artery atherosclerosis burden?Liver International (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - February 18, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gastroenterology Journal Article Source Type: news