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This week on Your Health First, Dr. Joe Galati will be discussing obesity. A common topic that is discussed, Dr. Galati will have several guests on this evening covering several aspects of this public health epidemic.

Dr. Rashid Khan, a liver specialist with Liver Specialists of Texas will discuss fatty liver disease. Commonly seen in patients that are obese and who have diabetes, fatty liver can lead to cirrhosis and serious health consequences.

Fatty Liver Disease Links:

Liver Specialists of Texas Fatty Liver Video

Dr. Rashid Khan: Fatty Liver Blog

Fatty Liver Information for Patients

Get an Evaluation of Fatty Liver by Dr. Rashid Khan

 

Celeste Varieur, R.N. is Dr. Galati's sister, and she has been involved in health and wellness for the past 20 years. Celeste will discuss tips for feeding families, and recommendations for improved nutrition for yourself and your family.

Celeste's Links of Interest:

World's Healthiest Foods

CDC Childhood Obesity Facts

Dietary Guidelines

 

Chuck Garcia, no stranger to Your Health First, will also join Dr. Joe Galati and round out the discussion about obesity. A fitness and nutrition expert, Chuck is an accomplished mounteneer, businessman, and author.