Profile: Simon Hew
Dr Simon Hew is a medical doctor from Melbourne, Australia. He has worked in Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Medical research. He is a regular reviewer and contributor to research involving tech in health practice, including the precision of app-based liver disease calculators. This week he shares his insights into the disturbing legacy of growing non-alcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH) and organ transplants that the global obesity epidemic is bequeathing the health system.
NoteStreams By Simon Hew
Foie gras has been an indulgent dish since Ancient Rome. Ducks, typically of the Mulard breed, are cherished for their glistening fatty livers, forming the backbone of a number of creamy French delicacies.