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THIS WEEK'S TOP STORIES Cancer causes: Popular myths about the causes of cancer Myths about secret cancer causes may lead you to worry about your own health and the health of your family. Before you panic, take a look at the facts. Heart attack symptoms: Know what's a medical emergency [...]

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Numerous Conditions Can Increase Risk of Fatty Liver Disease

Numerous Conditions Can Increase Risk of Fatty Liver Disease December 14, 2012 Dear Mayo Clinic: Is nonalcoholic fatty liver disease treatable? Answer: Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) — a condition in which excess fat accumulates in the liver of people who drink little or no alcohol — has become one [...]

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