A good news with non alcoholic fatty liver disease!Created by:
Heavy alcoholic people are worried about one thing I guess and that is fatty liver disease. But not only them, non alcoholic people can also get a similar condition which is non alcoholic fatty liver disease or non alcoholic steatohepatitis. It's prevalence is rising worldwide with the time. The main characteristic of it is deposition of fat within the liver destroying it's architecture. Other than that there is ongoing inflammation and because of the damage, it follows a repair characterized by fibrosis of the damaged tissue which is irreversible. So Some Japanese researchers have found that IGF-1 has a positive effect of preventing fibrosis following the inflammation and damage. This would be a prognosis improving factor for the ones with NASH.