Latest News & Blog - British Liver Trust

Latest News & Blog

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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British Liver Trust welcomes calorie and salt reduction guidelines for the food industry

16th September 2020

Being overweight is a risk factor for non-alcohol related fatty liver disease (NAFLD), which affects around one …

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British Liver Trust calls for alcohol labelling overhaul as new research finds that the current system is failing consumers

supermarket
9th September 2020

The British Liver Trust, as part of the Alcohol Health Alliance, is calling for the government to …

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Bill’s story: Our experience of loss and lockdown

Bill and Sue
9th September 2020

Liver transplant recipient, Bill, was shielding with his wife during lockdown. In this blog, he shares how …

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British Liver Trust celebrates Organ Donation Week

7th September 2020

This week (7th to 13th September 2020) is Organ Donation Week, when the British Liver Trust will …

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British Liver Trust joins Len Goodman, Kara Tointon and The Wombles for Remember A Charity Week

Wombles
7th September 2020

Former Strictly Come Dancing head judge and professional ballroom dancer, Len Goodman, and 2010 Glitterball trophy winner …

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Over 70 health organisations unite to raise serious concerns with Government about plans to reorganise the public health system

3rd September 2020

We have joined with 70 health organisations and alliances to send a joint statement to the Prime …

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Study successfully grows liver ‘lobules’ in the lymph nodes of pigs

test tube
26th August 2020

A new study by researchers at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine has shown that large …

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Faster diagnosis needed to beat deadliest cancers

person in hospital
25th August 2020

The British Liver Trust is calling for is calling for focus, prioritisation and investment in order to …

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British Liver Trust calls for alcohol strategy to tackle alcohol harm

supermarket
20th August 2020

The British Liver Trust is calling for the Government to adopt a joined up alcohol strategy to …

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British Liver Trust responds to axing of Public Health England

Coronavirus
18th August 2020

The Government, Health and Care Secretary Matt Hancock has announced today (18 August) that it is axing …

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