Mild fatty liver treatment?
- abijannLv 79 years agoFavorite Answer
Fatty liver disease has different causes that may
require different types of treatment:
alcohol consumption (removing the alcohol),
weight gain (lose weight), fast weight loss
(lose weight slowly, diabetes (keep your
sugar/glucose levels under control),
insulin resistance (should you be placed on
a pill or shots), high cholesterol or triglycerides
(diet or statin drugs), certain kinds of medications
like steriods (follow doctor advice on whether to
take any kind of medications) some develop it in the
third trimester of pregnancy (this should be under
doctors constant care), having a viral infection like
Hep C makes a person more likely to develop it.
The liver normally has about 5% fat. As the fat
continues to build up inside the liver, it causes
pressure. The liver is surrounded by a tight
membrane capsule. The pressure can damage the
liver cells. When the cells become damaged, the
immune system of the patients body will respond to
this and cause inflammation to develop inside the
liver...this will cause the liver to enlarge in size
and takes on a spongy texture. Since this is
caused by fat, it is then known as
You should follow all instructions that the doctor may
give you as far as medications, diet, etc.
All liver patients are usually told, NO alcohol and
not to take any medications that hasn't been approved
by or prescribed by their doctors.
If you need to start a diet...it would be good to ask him
to refer you to a dietitian or nutrionist that will take
into account all your medical history; especially if you
However, for the time being...this diet may be of help:
Use only olive or canola oil sparingly
Eat lean cuts of meat
Eat fish but avoid shellfish
Take the skin off of all poultry you eat.
Fresh fruits and vegetables (wash good as they are handled
in the stores)...next best is frozen...avoid canned.
Avoid open salad/food bars (access to other peoples germs).
Avoid prepackage, preservative foods, fast foods (usually high in sodium)
Cereal that does not contain alot of sugar: good ones could be
shredded wheat biscuits, Honey bunches of oats, oatmeal,
grits, farina, cream of wheat, whole grain cheerios.
Talk to your doctor about anything you may be lacking in your
diet. Whether it be proteins, vitamins, minerals, fiber, etc.
I hope this may be of some help to you.Source(s): caregiver to a liver transplant patient
- Anonymous4 years ago
Fatty liver disease affects a whopping 30% of the population. That's 30 out of every 100 people! And some estimates have it at 33%.
And if you're overweight, it's even worse overweight people are extremely more likely than healthy weight individuals to develop this condition.
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- Anonymous9 years ago
Although a person may not have any symptoms or complications from fatty liver , treatments may protect the liver and A doctor may recommend treating fatty liver by changing the patient's diet to include more fruits, vegetables, whole grains and...Source(s): wikipedia
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- Anonymous6 years ago
Fatty liver can be treated by many ways such as medicine or natural ways
Avoiding unnecessary medications can also help slow or reverse the disease. Clinical trials are also looking at the effectiveness of certain antioxidants and newer diabetes medications in treating fatty liver disease (because of disease's link to oxidative stress and diabetes). These include:
Natural ways such as: curing fatty liver naturally using home remedies & natural treatment methods
Natural treatment methods involve: A diet consisting of low glycemic foods, having meals in a timely manner, and various prescription meds are often recommended to manage diabetes well.
My aunt who has treated for fatty liver by natural remedies at home based on the knowledge provided by a book, so it is really effective results. you can see the book at: http://adola.net/go/fattyliver-bible/
Have a good health!
- 3 years ago
dont confuse thirst with hunger drink a glass of water when you feel hungry to see if thats what you re really craving
- 3 years ago
make fewer foods
- forrestLv 43 years ago
Get rid of just as much stool as you possibly can.
- 4 years ago
Do 45 minutes cardio workouts a few times a week
- Anonymous4 years ago
Choose faster-paced varieties of yoga such as Ashtanga or maybe Vinyasa to burn more calories while also getting a good stretch.