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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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Study into new liver perfusion technique shows promising results

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6th August 2020

A small clinical trial investigating the use of a new technique that could significantly increase the number …

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Pausing of shielding guidance from Saturday 1st August

1st August 2020

Shielding guidance is being paused across the UK. In England, Scotland and Northern Ireland the guidance is …

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Diana’s story: Returning to work after shielding for four months

30th July 2020

Diana, who had a liver transplant in 2008, was one of 2.2 million people who are classified …

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Staying physically and mentally healthy during the pandemic

30th July 2020

There are lots of things we can do to make sure we feel well in body and …

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British Liver Trust publishes charter to improve liver patient care in Wales

30th July 2020

Premature deaths from chronic liver disease in Wales have more than doubled in the last 20 years. …

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A tribute to Professor Roger Williams CBE

29th July 2020

Professor Steve Ryder, chair of the British Liver Trust medical advisory group, shares a tribute to Professor …

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Update on local lockdowns

28th July 2020

As lockdown eases across the UK, areas where there are more COVID-19 cases in the population are …

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Multinational study reveals the economic and social burden of NASH – a more serious form of non-alcohol related fatty liver disease

28th July 2020

Quality of life scores of NASH patients decreased with liver fibrosis (scarring) status (early vs advanced) in …

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British Liver Trust urges people at risk of viral hepatitis to get tested during pandemic

28th July 2020

On Tuesday 28th July, World Hepatitis Day, the British Liver Trust joins health organisations, health professionals and …

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British Liver Trust supports the introduction of the government’s new Obesity Strategy

27th July 2020

A raft of measures have been revealed as part of the Government’s new Obesity Strategy to get …

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