• Raw orange intake is associated with the higher prevalence of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease in an adult population

    28 days ago - By Nutrition JRNL

    Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease is one of the most common public health issue with high prevalence estimates ranging from 25% to 45% , and has potentially serious sequelae such as hepatic insulin resistance, type 2 diabetes and liver cancer. In China, the prevalence of NAFLD among adults in the general population is more than 20% and has paralleled the increase in both obesity and type 2 diabetes. Unfortunately, there is no conclusive evidence for any particular treatment approach for NAFLD.
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