Hep Spring 2020

Hep Spring 2020

In every issue of Hep, you’ll find the hottest topics of interest to our readers along with cutting-edge health information.

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I’m Still Standing

Houstonian Terri Milton is determined not to let advanced fatty liver disease get the best of her.

From The Editor

Oriol R. Gutierrez

I Will Survive

Terri Milton’s experience living with NASH has taught her not to let the disease get the best of her and to enjoy life.


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What Is Fatty Liver Disease?

It involves the buildup of fat in the liver.

Healthy Liver Tips

While research is underway to develop new therapies for fatty liver disease, here are steps you can take to keep your liver healthy.

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NAFLD Progression

Learn more about how NAFLD progresses and eventually leads to worsening liver damage.

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Managing Fatty Liver Disease

Here are some ways that fatty liver diseases like NAFLAD and NASH are managed.

Care & Treatment

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Will NASH Treatments Succeed?

A number of treatments for non-alcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH) have shown promise in recent mid-stage trials.

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Weight Woes With Fatty Liver

People with fatty liver disease may have more trouble losing weight

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Fatty Liver Can Hit Lean Teens

And yet there are no guidelines for screening for the disease in non-obese adolescents.

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Treating Fatty Liver in People With HIV

According to a study, Egrifta can improve fatty liver disease in people with HIV.

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