Diagnosed and undiagnosed diabetes in the United States, all ages, 2012, Total: 29.1 million people or 9.3% of the population have diabetes. Diagnosed: 21.0 million people. Undiagnosed: 8.1 million people. (27.8% of people with diabetes are undiagnosed)
Prevalence of NAFLD and NASH is higher than estimated previously. Hispanics and patients with diabetes are at greatest risk for both NAFLD and NASH. Up to 80% of obese people have the disease. Non-alcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH) is the most extreme form of NAFLD, and is regarded as a major cause of cirrhosis of the liver of unknown cause. About 12 to 25% of people in the United States has NAFLD. While NASH affects between 2 to 5% of people in the United States.
Percent of adults age 20 years and over with high serum total cholesterol (greater than or equal to 240 mg/dL): 13.4% (2009-2012)
Gout prevalence swells in U.S. over last two decades; Increase in obesity and hypertension are likely contributors. Prevalence of gout in the United States has risen over the last twenty years and now affects 8.3 million Americans.
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