OU Medicine is the collaboration among OU Medical Center, The Children's Hospital, OU Medical Center Edmond, OU Physicians, OU Children’s Physicians and the OU Health Sciences Center, which is composed of seven colleges, including the University of Oklahoma College of Medicine. Being one of the most comprehensive hospital groups in Oklahoma, this collaborative approach pushes health care forward through cutting-edge research and practice. With the OU Medicine name comes an era of unified visions and goals.
How Fat Is Your Liver?
We hear a lot about fat in our diets, fat in our midsections and excess body fat, but did you know that your liver can have too much fat too? In fact, too much fat in the liver is behind a disease that can cause damage to the liver similar to that caused by too much alcohol. What are the symptoms of this disease? How is it treated? Are you at risk? Get answers to these questions and more in an OU Medicine Live Chat with Dr. Harlan Wright, a liver specialist with the OU Transplant Center this Friday, January 30th at 11:30 a.m.