Soft drink consumption is associated with fatty liver disease independent of metabolic syndrome.

@article{Abid2009SoftDC,
  title={Soft drink consumption is associated with fatty liver disease independent of metabolic syndrome.},
  author={Ali Abid and Ola A Taha and William Nseir and Raymond Farah and Maria Grosovski and Nimer N Assy},
  journal={Journal of hepatology},
  year={2009},
  volume={51 5},
  pages={918-24}
}
BACKGROUND/AIMS The independent role of soft drink consumption in non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) patients remains unclear. We aimed to assess the association between consumption of soft drinks and fatty liver in patients with or without metabolic syndrome. METHODS We recruited 31 patients (age: 43+/-12 years) with NAFLD and risk factors for metabolic syndrome, 29 patients with NAFLD and without risk factors for metabolic syndrome, and 30 gender- and age-matched individuals without… CONTINUE READING
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