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Doctors and Their Hepatitis C Patients

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May is Hepatitis Awareness Month and Echosens is calling for increased vigilance and attention to the millions of Americans from all walks of life who are living with the most common causes of viral hepatitis: hepatitis B virus (HBV) and hepatitis C virus (HCV). People with chronic HBV may be at significantly increased risk of disease progression due to non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD), which affects 1:3 Americans.

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Know The Facts: NAFLD-NASH

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Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) is a spectrum of the disease characterized by the accumulation of lipids in liver cells not associated with the consumption of alcohol. It causes cellular dysfunction and, in some patients, leads to non-alcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH), fibrosis, and cirrhosis.

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Fatty Liver Disease Impacts Minority Populations

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Celebrated every year in April, National Minority Health Month is an effort to raise awareness about health disparities that continue to affect racial and ethnic minority populations. During this time, Echosens is highlighting the impact of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) and its more severe from nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH) on minority populations.

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Alcoholic Liver Disease

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The month of April is National Alcohol Awareness Month in America, and an excellent time to raise awareness about alcohol addiction, its causes, treatments, and impact on overall health.

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