Healty Liver has little or no fat, but due to current lifestyle including diet changes and sedentary lifestyle leads to Fatty Liver disease, seen in 1 in every 3rd individual.
Early NAFLD causes no major harm, but it can lead to serious liver damage called Cirrhosis.
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Early-stage NAFLD does not usually cause any harm, but it can lead to serious liver damage, including cirrhosis, if it gets worse.
Having high levels of fat in your liver is also associated with an increased risk of serious health problems, such as diabetes, high blood pressure and kidney disease.
If you already have diabetes, NAFLD increases your chance of developing heart problems.
If detected and managed at an early stage, it’s possible to stop NAFLD getting worse and reduce the amount of fat in your liver.
Fatty Liver disease is assosiated with other metabolic syndrom including Diabetes, Hypertention, High Cholestrol, Heart problems like Ischaemic heart disease.
Fatty liver disease can progress in to liver cirrhosis.
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People may wish to talk to a doctor about gastrointestinal symptoms that may be a sign of underlying conditions, including infections, digestive conditions, or abnormal growths.
Things you can do to help Fatty Liver Disease
Adopting a healthy lifestyle is the main way of managing NAFLD.
For example, it can help to:
NAFLD is not caused by alcohol, but drinking may make it worse. It’s therefore advisable to cut down or stop drinking alcohol.