Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease causes
Obesity: Obesity is the most significant risk factor for NAFLD. Excess body fat can lead to insulin resistance,
Insulin resistance: Insulin resistance is a condition less responsive to insulin, a hormone that helps regulate blood sugar levels.
Type 2 diabetes: People with type 2 diabetes are at increased risk of developing NAFLD,
High cholesterol: High levels of triglycerides and low-density lipoprotein (LDL) cholesterol in the blood
High blood pressure: High blood pressure is also associated with an increased risk of NAFLD.
Genetics: Some genetic mutations have been linked to an increased risk of developing NAFLD.
Rapid weight loss: Rapid weight loss, such as that achieved through bariatric surgery or crash diets,