Saturday, August 13, 2016

Fatty Liver & Its Signs That Could Put Your Life in Danger!

     Having some fat in the liver is actually normal, but take note that if those fats makes up more than 5 to 10% of your liver's weight, then you might have a fatty liver disease. The fat deposits in your liver will keep your liver from doing its job. And what's the job of the liver? The Liver's job is to remove the toxins from your blood, and if you have a fatty liver, then it won't function and won't do what its supposed to do, and it'll be very bad.

     Having a fatty liver disease can be quite scary, as it is called to be a silent killer liver disease and this can happen without causing any symptoms or changes in your physical body, though there are some factors that could help you to identify if you have the disease. If in case the disease leads to the permanent scarring and also the hardening of your liver, then it will be called as 'cirrhosis'.

Here are the causes and also the increasing factor rate for having a fatty liver disease:
  • Age
  • Alcohol Consumption
  • Diabetes
  • Genetics
  • High Cholesterol
  • High Triglycerides
  • Obesity
  • Poor Diet
  • Malnutrition
  • Sedentary Lifestyle
  • Some Medications
  • Thyroid Disorders
     A lot of people might be unaware that they have already the liver disease, sometimes the symptoms doesn't show in the early stage, but if you're quite lucky enough that the symptoms showed early, then you should write this down, just to be aware of it.
  • Long-Lasting Itchiness
  • Severe Tiredness
  • Spider-like Blood Vessels on the Skin
  • Weakness
  • Weight Loss
  • Yellowing of the Skin
  • Yellowing of the Eyes
     If you've seen these or noticed these symptoms above, then we suggest that you visit your doctor for professional and medical help. Also don't forget to watch the video below for more information about the Fatty Liver Symptoms!