• Long-term air pollutant exposure, especially with unhealthy habits, increase MAFLD risk

    1 month ago - By Healio

    Long-term exposure to ambient air pollutants may increase the risk of metabolic dysfunction-associated fatty liver disease, according to a study published in Journal of Hepatology.
    “Our findings add to the growing evidence of ambient pollution's damaging effects on metabolic function and related organs,” Bing Guo, MD, of West China School of Public Health and West China Fourth Hospital, Sichuan University, and colleagues wrote. “We also found that unhealthy lifestyles and the presence of central obesity may exacerbate these harmful effects. Therefore, multifaceted
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  • Long-term exposure to air pollution linked to metabolic-associated fatty liver disease

    Long-term exposure to air pollution linked to metabolic-associated fatty liver disease

    1 month ago - By News Medical

    Metabolic-associated fatty liver disease is a growing global health challenge and poses a substantial economic burden. A large-scale epidemiologic study in China has identified links between long-term exposure to ambient air pollution and MAFLD.
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