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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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Foundation for Liver Research and British Liver Trust jointly host event for Lancet Commission into Liver Disease Seventh Report

4th May 2021

Many of the UK’s leading liver disease clinicians, policy makers and a small number of interested Members …

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ITV reports on the alarming rise in alcohol-related deaths in the UK

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27th April 2021

Tonight ITV highlighted the alarming rise in alcohol-related deaths in the UK since the beginning of the …

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Dr Deb Ghosh: “After Covid, this is my life 2.0”

Dr Ghosh
26th April 2021

Consultant Gastroenterologist and Covid-19 patient Dr Deb Ghosh shaved his head and took on a 10km charity …

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Alcohol ads commonly appeal to underage adolescents

23rd April 2021

A new study published in the journal Alcohol & Alcoholism has found that alcohol adverts commonly appeal …

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British Liver Trust features in the Guardian’s Your Liver supplement

Your liver supplement
20th April 2021

One of the ways we can prevent cases of liver disease in the future, and tackle the …

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New criteria to diagnose acute liver failure may reduce need for liver transplants

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15th April 2021

A team of researchers at King’s College Hospital in London has identified new clinical criteria to more …

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Will you take on the Leg it for Liver challenge?

Melanie
10th April 2021

Last year many of our wonderful supporters took on their own virtual challenges in their homes and …

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Advice for liver patients including those classed as clinically extremely vulnerable (CEV) people during coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic

Coronavirus
10th April 2021

If you or a loved one has a liver condition, or you’ve had a liver transplant, you …

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Update for people with liver disease on the Covid-19 vaccine

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9th April 2021

Full priority groups for vaccination can be found here: Priority groups for coronavirus (COVID-19) vaccination The Department …

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Ending online junk food adverts will lead to UK children eating the equivalent of 62 million fewer doughnuts every year

Doughnuts
1st April 2021

The British Liver Trust, as part of the Obesity Health Alliance, is urging the Government to go …

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