Hepatitis C, liver cancer, and nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) are just three of the hundreds of types of overlooked liver diseases that can affect your health and well-being. Consumer Reports recently provided readers with ways to keep their livers healthy.
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Philadelphia Inquirer reporter Ilene Raymond Rush recently spoke with Dr. Dina Halegoua-DeMarzio, Director of the Fatty Liver Center at Jefferson, about a research study noting a possible association between obesity and liver cancer risk.
Dina Halegoua-De Marzio, M.D., Director of the Fatty Liver Center at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital was recently quoted in a Healio Gastroenterology article about non-alcoholic fatty liver disease, or NAFLD. According to the article, NAFLD was not documented until the 1980’s and patients did not undergo liver transplants for the disease until the 1990’s. It is more »