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Rise in Adolescent NAFLD Outpacing Obesity

Major Finding: Among obese adolescents, elevated ALT levels rose from 16.7% in 1988 to 36.9% in 2008. Data Source: A retrospective analysis of...


CDC: U.S. Obesity May Soar to 42% by 2030

Major Finding: By 2030, there could be a 33% increase in the prevalence of obesity in the United States, and a 130% increase in the prevalence of...