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The Impact of HIV/AIDS on the Liver

December 9, 2022 | By | Effects of HIV on the Liver, Liver | AIDS, Blog, Clinical research, Fatty Liver Disease, Fibroscan, HIV, Liver disease, liver health

December is National HIV/AIDS Awareness Month, and many people are unaware of the significant impact this virus can have on the liver. HIV is one of the leading causes of cirrhosis and NASH in the United States. Let’s take a …

The recent hepatitis outbreaks in children.

Hepatitis: Why Children and Why Now?

July 22, 2022 | By | Clinical Research, Hepatitis | Clinical trials, Hepatitis in Children, Hepatitis Outbreak, Liver disease

The Sudden Wave of Hepatitis Amongst Children A recent upsurge in hepatitis cases involving children has caused alarm nationwide. Let’s dive into why this age group is suddenly experiencing a spike in occurrences. An Origin Story – How Cases of …

Late stage of liver scarring: cirrhosis

A Complication of Liver Disease: Cirrhosis

December 15, 2020 | By | Cirrhosis, Clinical Trials | Blog, Clinical research, Fatty Liver Disease, Liver disease

  Cirrhosis is the replacement of healthy liver tissue with non-living scar tissue. It is a complication of liver disease from the progressive damage caused if not treated. Most people have no symptoms in the early stages, where the progression …