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NASH TRUTH

NASH TRUTH

August 1, 2019 | By | News & Events | Fatty Liver Disease, NASH

NASH TRUTH is a collection of stories and information that reveal the truth about living with non-alcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH). By showcasing the unique journeys of people from across the country who are affected by NASH, as well as providing information …

AZ Liver Health Infographic

Liver Cirrhosis

July 9, 2019 | By | News & Events

Cirrhosis of the liver is a serious condition caused by a number of liver diseases. Fortunately, there are treatment options available for Arizona patients. Contact us today to learn more about your liver and options for treatment of liver disease. …

Hot Topics in Cirrhosis

Hot Topics in Cirrhosis

July 8, 2019 | By | News & Events

Please join me for a dinner meeting and program entitled “Hot Topics in Cirrhosis.”  The programs will focus on the coordinated application of a CLDF endorsed evidence-based algorithm in the in-patient and ambulatory setting with the goal of improving patient …

International NASH Day

International NASH Day

June 11, 2019 | By | News & Events

June 12, 2019, marks the second annual International NASH Day. First held in 2018 by the Global Liver Institute, International NASH Day advocates for raising liver health awareness and promoting early intervention for fatty liver disease and NASH, its more …

Institute for Liver Health is now AZ Liver Health

Institute for Liver Health is now AZ Liver Health

March 21, 2019 | By | News & Events

As you may have noticed, The Institute for Liver Health has undergone a name change and updated its name to Arizona Liver Health™. The change comes with our desire to serve more patients in Arizona and establish our practices among …

Liver Disease Diet From American Liver Foundation

Liver Disease Diet From American Liver Foundation

March 21, 2019 | By | News & Events

Content sourced from Liver Foundation.org A Healthy Diet, a Healthier Liver, a Healthier You So, what should you eat to ensure that your liver can function normally? If you’re a liver patient, your diet is adjusted to meet your individual …

Intercept’s Drug for NASH Performs Well Enough for FDA Submission

Intercept’s Drug for NASH Performs Well Enough for FDA Submission

February 25, 2019 | By | News & Events

Content sourced from HepMag.com A placebo-controlled study of obeticholic acid showed it improved liver fibrosis with no worsening of non-alcoholic steatohepatitis. An advanced trial of Intercept Pharmaceuticals’ experimental non-alcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH) treatment found it improved liver fibrosis with no worsening …

FibroScan after endoscopy found undiagnosed NAFLD, NASH

FibroScan after endoscopy found undiagnosed NAFLD, NASH

October 11, 2018 | By | News & Events

Article sourced from Zachry WM, et al. Abstract 27. Presented at: American College of Gastroenterology Annual Scientific Meeting; Oct. 5-10, 2018; Philadelphia. PHILADELPHIA — FibroScan screening for nonalcoholic fatty liver disease and nonalcoholic steatohepatitis could significantly improve patient diagnosis and care, …

Liver Disease Researchers Struggle to Find Patients for Clinical Trials

Liver Disease Researchers Struggle to Find Patients for Clinical Trials

January 5, 2018 | By | News & Events

Content sourced from Hepmag.com As pharmaceutical companies race to develop treatments for NASH, they find one thing is missing: willing test subjects. As the rate of liver disease continues to rise along with the rate of obesity, more than a …