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Causes of Fatty Liver in Humans

Reasons for Fatty Liver The human liver is a vascular and glandular organ that converts fats obtained from one’s diet to a type that can be stored and used for normal body functions.  When the dietary fat consumed by a person is in unusual amounts, it can bring about several unhealthy conditions of the liver, including fatty liver disease. What is exactly a fatty liver? Fatty liver is a state wherein the liver, due to increased pile-up of unhealthy fats and triglycerides, begins to enlarge Read more [...]