Even Moderate Exercise May Reduce Risk for Liver-Related Death
Engaging in mild physical active may lower the risk of liver-related mortality, revealed researchers at the annual Digestive Disease Week.Across two 26-year prospective studies, patients with the highest quintile of physical activity had a 51% lower risk of dying from liver disease compared with sedentary adults after adjusting for age, BMI, diabetes, and hypertension, among other factors (hazard ratio 0.49, 95% CI 0.34-0.70, P<0.0001), reported Tracey Simon, MD, of Massachu
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