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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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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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One in five young people in the UK have fatty liver disease, study finds

One in five young people in the UK have fatty liver disease, and one in 40 have …

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Chess festival fundraiser in memory of Stephanie


Self-proclaimed ‘chess nut’ John White is hoping to raise £2,000 for the British Liver Trust by taking …

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British Liver Trust welcomes breakthrough in liver transplant technology


Researchers from the University Hospital Zurich, ETH Zurich, Wyss Zurich and the University of Zurich have developed …

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National Obesity Awareness Week: Fat and the liver

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The British Liver Trust is proud to support National Obesity Awareness Week. The week aims to raise …

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Get involved in our Love Your Liver campaign this January

Kick-start January by getting involved in our Love Your Liver campaign! The primary aim of the Love …

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Support and raise awareness for the British Liver Trust by taking part in Dry January

We’re proud to be an official partner of Dry January, which is a great way to begin …

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