Tag: nonalcoholic fatty liver disease

Cholesterol & Ways to Lower It

Cholesterol & Ways to Lower It

| September 6, 2017 | 0 Comments

Need to lower cholesterol? First, you must understand what it is and why it’s high. Cholesterol is a waxy molecule produced in the liver. It’s a building block used all over the body to make neurotransmitters in your brain, hormones like testosterone/estrogens/progesterone/vitamin D (hormones with a cholesterol base are called “steroid hormones”), and it’s a […]

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Reading the Whether Reports with Dr. Amy Dunn

Reading the Whether Reports with Dr. Amy Dunn

| August 20, 2017 | 0 Comments

Again, falling feels like flying until you hit the ground. This is what your blood work looks like year before the “sudden heart attack”, stroke, cancer, osteoporosis, Alzheimer’s etc. Your body sustains years of inflammation before these catastrophes happen. How do you know if you’re falling and not flying? The biggest clue is your age. […]

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Diabetes in Asian/Indian Populations

Diabetes in Asian/Indian Populations

| August 13, 2017 | 0 Comments

I noticed some years back that every doctor from India of Asian/Indian descent over age 40 had diabetes.  I noticed it first in my mother’s oncologist.  Not even close to being overweight, but had Type 2 diabetes.  Diabetes has become epidemic in cities such as Bangladesh and New Delhi.  This is in large part due […]

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Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease

Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease

| July 9, 2017 | 0 Comments

NAFLD is the acronym for “nonalcoholic fatty liver disease”. Under the microscope and on blood work, it looks exactly the same as the type of liver disease seen in alcoholics. It looks exactly the same because it is exactly the same. The only difference is the source of the alcohol. As thyroid and hydrochloric acid […]

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