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Kathleen Corey, MD, director of the Massachusetts General Hospital Fatty Liver Clinic and co-director of the Mass General Weight Center, discusses the connection between obesity and nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD).

The link between obesity and nonalcoholic fatty liver disease

10/Oct/2013

The rise in obesity has led to a rise in nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD), a condition that can cause serious liver complications if left untreated. Kathleen Corey, MD, director of the Massachusetts General Hospital Fatty Liver Clinic and co-director of the Mass General Weight Center, discusses the link between the two, and offers recommendations on how to reverse or stabilize NAFLD. Learn more

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