Consuming high amounts of fructose - particularly from sweetened drinks - has been linked to nonalcoholic steatohepatitis in children and adolescents. [...]
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Advancements in critical care make it possible for even the sickest children to successfully undergo liver transplantation. [...]
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Although one of the most serious complications of cirrhosis is liver cancer, or hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC), an analysis of health records revealed that the 10-year incidence of HCC in UK... [...]
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High-fat diets are known to negatively impact liver health and metabolism, but the mechanisms behind it are unclear. A new study takes an in-depth look. [...]
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Researchers find that mice low in CPEB4 protein develop fatty liver as they age and that the protein plays a key role in the liver's stress response. [...]
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