Fatty Liver: Are You at Risk?

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Lecture Overview

Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease (NAFLD) is the most prevalent liver condition in Australia, yet most of us do not know or understand this disease. NAFLD can lead to cirrhosis, cancer and death if not treated well, and although it is strongly associated with obesity and diabetes, the causative factors are still mostly unknown. This eye-opening talk may surprise you as you learn that not all liver damage is caused by excessive alcohol intake or as a result of hepatitis infection.
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CPD14m of CPD
First Published09 April 2017
Updated09 April 2017
Expires
28 October 2018
Learning Tools
Topics
Hepatic
Chronic Illness
Obesity
Lipids and Metabolic
Metabolic Syndrome