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Halting the Liver Disease Epidemic

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NAFLD includes a range of diseases from simple steatosis to nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH), fibrosis and cirrhosis. Children as young as five are also developing fatty liver disease from too little physical activity and excessive consumption of sugars, sodas, fructose, and corn syrup. Fortunately, NAFLD is reversible if caught early and accompanied by lifestyle changes.

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First Line of Defense

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Traditionally a disease that primarily attracted the focused attention of hepatologists, nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD), an asymptomatic condition characterized by elevated levels of fat in the liver, has recently raised alarms across a spectrum of health care providers and payers

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FibroScan vs. Ultrasound Elastography

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A race is under way among pharmaceutical companies to develop drugs that treat a spectrum of liver diseases, including nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD), an asymptomatic condition characterized by elevated levels of fat in the liver, and its more severe form, nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH).

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