A couple of weeks ago, I was diagnosed with a "severe" fatty liver. Well I don't drink anymore and I don't miss it anymore because my health is more important. Doc said this is very very common amoungest over weight people and alcoholics. It can be reversed by losing 10% of your body weight but ya gotta keep losing the weight. There are two types: Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) and Alcohol...See More related. Mines is NAFLD. So I'm dieting and gave up alcohol, juice, soda, only drink water or water with lemon, caffeine drinks such as engery drinks also affect the liver. Please friends, this shit kills, please try and take care of yourself. Beer babies especially. Fact: Fatty liver disease Also called: hepatic steatosis. An increased buildup of fat in the liver. Major risk factors include obesity and type 2 diabetes, though it's also associated with excessive alcohol consumption. Too much fat in your liver can cause liver inflammation, which can damage your liver and create scarring. In severe cases, this scarring can lead to liver failure.