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Hereditary Haemochromatosis, a common gene disorder causes serious “stealth” disease, but could be easily treated

Two major studies have revealed that haemochromatosis, previously thought to be a low-level health risk, actually quadruples risk of liver disease and doubles the risk …

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More donor livers could be used for transplantation thanks to exciting new development

A procedure assessed by NICE has been hailed as an “exciting development” in increasing the number of livers which can be safely used for transplantation. …

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Dedicated alcohol teams in 50 hospitals in England

The NHS is to set up dedicated alcohol teams in 50 hospitals in England to treat problem drinkers as part of raft of new measures …

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British Liver Trust support new Change4Life campaign

A new campaign from Public Health England (PHE) is helping parents in the UK to “Make a swap when you next shop” to halve their …

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4.2 million people in the UK to give up alcohol for Dry January 2019

A YouGov poll released has revealed that an estimated 4.2 million people in the UK are already planning to do Dry January in 2019. That’s …

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New faith and beliefs declaration to help overcome barriers to organ donation

The British Liver Trust supports a new option which has been added to the NHS Organ Donor Register to give reassurance about how organ donation …

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Love Your Liver on ITV Wales

In November, as part of our Love Your Liver roadshow in Wales, our mobile unit stopped in Cardiff town centre.  Here, we screened hundreds of …

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Life extending treatment for patients with advanced liver cancer recommended by NICE

A life-extending treatment for some adults with advanced liver cancer has been recommended for use on the NHS by NICE after a rapid review of …

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General Public agrees that Government should do more to address alcohol harm

The Trust has joined medical experts and alcohol campaigners to launch a new report showing the majority of the public (55%) want the UK Government …

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Have you had a liver transplant? Help us Test a New Survey for Liver Transplant patients…

If you are 18 years or older and have received a liver transplant in the last three years but more than three months ago, and …

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