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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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Lockdown weight gain across the UK could lead to a surge in a life-threatening form liver disease, charity warns

12th June 2020

The British Liver Trust is warning of a potential future surge in a serious form of liver …

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Lockdown and loneliness

Man by lake
9th June 2020

‘Lockdown’ has affected us all in different ways. This week, the results of a survey published by …

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British Liver Trust calls for clearer shielding guidance for extremely vulnerable liver patients

1st June 2020

The British Liver Trust is calling for an urgent review of the shielding guidance for liver patients …

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Government issues new guidance for patients who have been ‘shielding’

1st June 2020

New guidance for people who have been shielding in England and Wales has been issued by the …

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Call for liver patients to take part in further coronavirus research

A person using a laptop
1st June 2020

A new study is looking for liver patients to take part in research into how long-term health …

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Liver patients invited to take part in new study into the effects of coronavirus on the body

27th May 2020

A study to explore the impact of coronavirus on internal organs is currently recruiting volunteers who have …

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Response from Scotland CMO to British Liver Trust call for decompensated liver disease patients to be included in shielding advice

22nd May 2020

The British Liver Trust is campaigning to ensure that those with decompensated liver disease are included in …

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) – health advice for liver cancer patients

22nd May 2020

The coronavirus is a large family of viruses that includes the common cold and flu. COVID-19 is the …

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Celebrating together, while we’re apart

15th May 2020

When Elizabeth started social distancing during the Covid-19 outbreak, she struggled with isolation. She says: “I had …

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High death rates among those with liver disease who develop coronavirus

Coronavirus
12th May 2020

New data published today from an international registry reveals high rates of death and liver failure amongst …

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