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Keep up to date with the latest British Liver Trust news and blogs, including our campaigns, fundraising activities, research, health information and achievements, as well as the latest news on liver disease or cancer treatment, care and support.

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Support The British Liver Trust This February and Vote For Us in the My Favourite Voucher Codes Charity Poll

At the British Liver Trust, we support thousands of people affected by liver disease in the UK. …

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£5.5m announced to tackle obesity in Wales

Two obese women

An important part of our work at the British Liver Trust is campaigning and raising awareness of …

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UK ranks poorly for deadliest cancer survival

person in hospital

Taskforce calls for government support on World Cancer Day This World Cancer Day, the Less Survivable Cancers …

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Commission on Alcohol Harm calls for evidence


As part of the Commission on Alcohol Harm, the British Liver Trust is launching a call for …

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Raise alcohol duty to fund our NHS and save lives, say leading health experts


A rise in alcohol duty in the upcoming Budget could help fund thousands of new jobs in …

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Over 19,000 people have joined the British Liver Trust community forum

Today, we are delighted to announce that we have over 19,000 members and 10,000 posts on the …

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Lancet Liver Commission report highlights alarming lack of public understanding about liver disease

The UK’s leading hepatology consultants and senior figures from the Foundation for Liver Research, British Liver Trust …

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Liver disease is the most common cause of ascites

What is ascites? Ascites is the medical term used to describe the abnormal build-up of fluid in …

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Sugar and the liver: what you need to know


We all know that too much sugar is bad for our general health. But not many people …

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Running in memory of a loved one

Hannah's husband

Hannah Mitchell’s husband died in March 2018 after a short and unexpected period of ill health while …

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