180 Unusual Hepatitis Cases in U.S. Kids; New NAFLD Recs; Celiac's Cardiac Benefits?
(MedPage Today) -- The CDC now reports 180 suspected cases of unusual hepatitis in U.S. kids, an increase of 71 since their previous update, with adenovirus detected in about half of the cases; the percentage requiring liver transplants declined... (Source: MedPage Today Gastroenterology)
Source: MedPage Today Gastroenterology - May 19, 2022 Category: Gastroenterology Source Type: news

Estrogen Protective Against COVID Death; New NAFLD Guidance; At-Home HbA1c Testing
This study supports the theory that estrogen may offer some protection... (Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology)
Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology - May 18, 2022 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

DDW: Cardiovascular Disease More Common in Lean NAFLD Patients
MONDAY, May 16, 2022 -- Patients with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) but a normal body mass index are more likely to have cardiovascular disease than those who are overweight or obese, according to a study presented at the 2022 Digestive... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - May 16, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Fatty liver disease: The 'general feeling' which can indicate the condition - signs
NON-ALCOHOLIC fatty liver disease is a chronic condition characterised by a build-up of fat in the liver. At first there are often no obvious symptoms, but some general feelings may be attributable to the condition. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 16, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Risk of Hepatic and Extrahepatic Cancer in NAFLD Risk of Hepatic and Extrahepatic Cancer in NAFLD
This study investigated the risk of hepatic and extrahepatic cancer in patients with NAFLD compared to the general population.Liver International (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - May 16, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gastroenterology Journal Article Source Type: news

Investigational Liver Drug Also Effective in Patients With Hypothyroidism
(MedPage Today) -- SAN DIEGO -- Treatment with resmetirom effectively reduced liver fat among patients with hypothyroidism and nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD), according to a phase III trial. In an open-label part of the MAESTRO-NAFLD... (Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular)
Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular - May 15, 2022 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

Fatty liver disease: Are you at risk? Carbohydrates could be a trigger - ‘Vicious cycle’
WHILE the first stage of fatty liver disease doesn't pose harm in most cases, as the condition progresses the more dangerous it becomes. From liver failure to cancer, untreated non-alcoholic fatty liver disease can stir up serious complications. One trigger for this condition is refined carbohydrates, according to an expert. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 15, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease in Lean Patients Linked With CVD Risk
(MedPage Today) -- Lean patients with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) were more likely to have cardiovascular disease (CVD) than those overweight or obese, a researcher reported. Among over 18,000 such patients, logistic regression analysis... (Source: MedPage Today Gastroenterology)
Source: MedPage Today Gastroenterology - May 14, 2022 Category: Gastroenterology Source Type: news

First Fatty Liver Guidelines for Endocrinology, Primary Care First Fatty Liver Guidelines for Endocrinology, Primary Care
Endocrinologists and primary care docs ' need to be the ones who are diagnosing and managing [non-alcoholic fatty liver disease] because there just aren ' t enough liver specialists to do that, ' says author.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Radiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Radiology Headlines - May 13, 2022 Category: Radiology Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

NAFLD in Lean Patients Linked to CVD Risk NAFLD in Lean Patients Linked to CVD Risk
The link between nonalcoholic fatty liver disease and higher risk of cardiovascular disease may extend beyond people who are overweight or living with obesity.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - May 13, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gastroenterology News Source Type: news

Adherence to the DASH Diet and NAFLD Adherence to the DASH Diet and NAFLD
Is the DASH (Dietary Approaches to Stop Hypertension) diet effective at lowering risk of NAFLD?Liver International (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - May 9, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gastroenterology Journal Article Source Type: news

' Forever Chemicals' Linked to Liver Damage'Forever Chemicals' Linked to Liver Damage
A literature review finds consistent evidence for liver toxicity caused by environmental exposure to a widely used class of synthetic chemicals, which could explain the uptick in NAFLD.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines - May 4, 2022 Category: Gastroenterology Tags: Gastroenterology News Source Type: news

Fatty liver disease: 'Darkened skin patches' can indicate insulin resistance - other signs
LIVER disease comes in two main forms. Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease is the term for a range of conditions caused by a build-up of fat in the liver. You can also get alcohol-related liver disease, which is liver damage that is caused by drinking too much alcohol. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 30, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fatty liver disease: 'Itchy skin' may signal 'the most advanced stage' - other signs
FATTY liver disease comes in two main forms. Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease is the term for a range of conditions caused by a build-up of fat in the liver. You can also get alcohol-related liver disease, which is liver damage that is caused by drinking too much alcohol. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 27, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fatty liver disease: ‘Often missed’ symptoms of the 'common' condition
EXPERT warns that non-alcoholic fatty liver disease gets "often missed" during routine check-ups. What's worse, the condition usually doesn't present warning signs until the later stages. Here are the symptoms that could help you spot its progression. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 25, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news