KANSAS CITY, Kan. — Think of all the ways that being overweight or obese can hurt you, and you probably don’t think about your liver. But liver specialists say there is an emerging epidemic of liver disease related to fat. Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease is now the most common liver disease, and it can kill. It nearly took the life of one woman from Peculiar, Missouri.
Medsker at 260 lbs.
Marla Medsker says she ate whatever she liked, and the scales rose to 260 pounds. It’s an all-too-common American story.
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