How sugar damages liver? Why effects of sugar on liver parallel liver damage by alcohol? How sugar overwhelms liver mitochondria? Endocrinologist and prominent nutrition expert Dr. Robert Lustig explains how sugar damages liver and leads to fatty liver disease.
How sugar damages liver? Sugar and alcohol affect the liver in the same way. How does sugar damage the live? Excess sugar overwhelms mitochondria. Mitochondria cause liver to increase fat storage. This is how sugar causes liver disease. Sugar is just as addictive as alcohol. Doctors now understand how sugar damages liver. Liver transplants are required in teenage soda drinkers. Sugar vs alcohol addiction – they are very similar in nature. Sugar causes fatty liver disease by causing accumulation of liver fat. Fructose causes liver disease and increases insulin production by pancreas. Sugar also causes type 2 diabetes by driving up insulin production. Video interview with top expert in pediatric endocrinology and nutrition.