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Love Your Liver in the Media

Our Love Your Liver campaign has helped highlight the liver disease epidemic in the UK and has encouraged detailed features in broadcast, national and regional media. …

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Hepatitis C deaths fall by 16 per cent between 2015 and 2017

Deaths from serious hepatitis C related liver disease fell by 16.1% between 2015 and 2017 according to data from PHE. Deaths from serious hepatitis C …

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New drug approved by the SMC for patients in Scotland with difficult to treat liver cancer

The Scottish Medicines Consortium (SMC) has recommended the use of Lenvima® (lenvatinib) within NHS Scotland as a monotherapy for the treatment of adult patients with …

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British Liver Trust announces new CEO

The British Liver Trust, the UK’s leading liver health charity for adults, has today announced Pamela Healy OBE as its new Chief Executive. Pamela comes …

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SIRT approved for use in NHS in England for people with advanced bowel cancer that has spread to liver

NHS England have announced that selective internal radiation therapy (SIRT) will be available on the NHS in England for patients with advanced colorectal cancer (bowel …

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Funding awarded to 23 projects to help those affected by alcohol

Local authorities across the country will use £6 million funding to increase access to alcohol treatments, with a focus on helping parents and rough sleepers. …

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Publication to tackle the lack of support and limited understanding of ‘end of life care’ in liver disease

The UK’s leading liver charity, the British Liver Trust, has today launched a new publication titled ‘Thinking ahead: Planning for your future with advanced liver …

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Love Your Liver roadshow aims to curb liver disease epidemic in London

London is in the grip of an epidemic of liver disease, a silent killer that leads to more than 8,000 people being admitted to hospital …

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Liver Nurse of the Year Award 2019

Congratulations to the Hepatology nursing team at the University Hospitals Plymouth NHS Trust who have won this year’s British Journal of Nursing ‘Liver nurse of …

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Protect children from all junk food advertising, say health experts – and parents agree

A new survey by the Obesity Health Alliance (OHA) has revealed clear support among the UK public for far-reaching restrictions on junk food adverts. This …

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