June 12, 2020 1:41 pm
International NASH Day: This underlines the necessity to undergo screening arrest progression into late stages of liver scarring and liver cancer. Once a significant liver scarring process or liver cirrhosis sets in, reversibility cannot be guaranteed.
May 08, 2020 12:30 pm
Liver failure leads to death of patients whose parts of the liver have been removed surgically to eradicate benign or malignant tumours.
April 19, 2020 12:46 pm
ALF, or 'liver attack', probably takes a much more drastic downhill course with multi-organ dysfunction and mortality than a heart attack, if left untreated.
February 10, 2020 10:53 am
If it is not properly addressed, the condition can lead to life-threatening liver disease, including cirrhosis or liver cancer, the researchers said.
September 15, 2019 4:24 pm
The study found that for both men and women, the risk of diabetes was lower by more than 30 per cent for each three inch (10 cm) difference in height.
May 25, 2019 10:11 am
The research, presented at the Digestive Disease Week 2019 in the US, offers a potential new treatment approach for obesity-related conditions, including diabetes, metabolic syndrome and non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD).
May 01, 2019 12:00 pm
WHO reports that the number of deaths due to liver diseases in India was 259,749 in 2017. Nearly 120 million Indians are estimated to suffer from NAFLD, with a higher incidence rate amongst obese and diabetic people.
January 23, 2019 12:50 pm
The report that has been quoted in The New York Times reveals that many who have fatty liver are not aware of the symptoms. However, those with fatty liver run the risk of suffering from heart disease, Type 2 diabetes, liver cancer and cirrhosis.
January 06, 2015 12:16 pm
Triglycerides, a type of fat in the blood and liver, are produced in the liver independent of insulin action in the liver.
August 18, 2013 1:36 pm
Increased caffeine intake may reduce fatty liver in people with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease.