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I was recently diagnosed with NAFLD and was told to diet but

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I was recently diagnosed with NAFLD and was told to diet but not what kind of diet nor what I could eat. I am also prediabetic, can you give me an idea on what I can be eating,and the diet to be on. Someone told me a low/ no carb was the one I needed to be on,but I would like to be sure. Thank you,Deborah McDaniel
JA: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?
Customer: No,just all the blood test. I was referred to a specialist and will see him next week. My meds have been cut down to,Metformin 850 mg twice daily,Vitamin D3 1000IUD once daily, and Losartan 100mg. That is all I take unless I need my mobic 15mg for arthritis pain in the hip.
JA: Is this a time sensitive issue? What type of specimen are they testing?
Customer: Don't really know the answers to this yet.
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: Not to my knowledge. No family history of liver ailments that I can think of
Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Scott replied 4 months ago.
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Expert:  Dr. Scott replied 4 months ago.
Hi there, I am Dr. Scott - it is my pleasure to assist you today. Please give me a minute to review your question and type up an answer. Please note that the answer provided is for information purpose only and does not substitute a Doctor - Patient Consultation in Clinic
Expert:  Dr. Scott replied 4 months ago.
Oops sorry wrong person
Expert:  Dr. Scott replied 4 months ago.
hypocaloric diet alone or in conjunction with increased physical activity to achieve weight loss and reduce hepatic steatosis
Expert:  Dr. Scott replied 4 months ago.
You should eat less calories with more complex carbohydrates. Also a diet rich in fruits and vegetables
Expert:  Dr. Scott replied 4 months ago.
metformin may be more effective than diet alone
Expert:  Dr. Scott replied 4 months ago.

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Expert:  Dr. Scott replied 4 months ago.

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