Tag Archive: fatty liver disease

Jun 26

Fatty Liver Disease

Until the last few years, few people had ever heard the term, “Fatty Liver Disease” also known as “FLD.”  In fact, fatty liver disease is the most frequent form of chronic liver disease in the United States. It is estimated that more than 80 million Americans have FLD, most not knowing it. “Nonalcoholic fatty liver …

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Nov 07

Fatty Liver Disease

By the time a patient is seen by a bariatric surgeon, he or she has most likely been to a number of doctors who have diagnosed problems associated with obesity. Hypertension, heart disease, high cholesterol levels and insulin resistance are commonly mentioned. In recent years, a new term has been appearing in the list: “Fatty …

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Nov 05

Fatty Liver Disease

By the time a patient is seen by a bariatric surgeon, he or she has most likely been to a number of doctors who have diagnosed problems associated with obesity. Hypertension, heart disease, high cholesterol levels and insulin resistance are commonly mentioned. In recent years, a new term has been appearing in the list: “Fatty …

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Jul 19

What are the Causes and Treatment of a Fatty Liver?

A fatty liver is a serious medical condition that occurs due to excess fat in the liver. Fat tissues are built in the liver when excess food is consumed. A person is said to be suffering from fatty liver when more than five percent of his liver contains fat. When your liver starts to become …

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