Resources

Liver Disease Information

In Your Area

Help Fight Liver Disease

We rely upon donations to fund programs, and our chapters rely upon volunteers to run events. Please support us.

Donate | Volunteer

Liver Lowdown May/June 2015

Liver Lowdown


Welcome to the May/June 2015 edition of the Liver Lowdown. Click on the links below and check out our featured stories for the month!

MAY IS HEPATITIS AWARENESS MONTH

Millions of Americans are living with many different types of hepatitis and do not know that they have it. May being Hepatitis Awareness Month is a good time to remind more Americans to get tested.

READ MORE


PATIENT ADVOCATE

Navin Vij, a young doctor from Cleveland, only learned that he had hepatitis C four years ago. Fear was his first response to the news. Read how he turned that fear into action.

READ MORE


RESEARCH

A study being conducted on fish – yes fish— may lead to new treatments for liver cancer. Discover more about this groundbreaking research by Dr. Andrew Cox, an ALF grant recipient.

READ MORE


HAPPENINGS

ALF supports physician education. Check out our recent CME collaboration with Duke University Medical Center and Medscape. Also, read up on our recent activities, including our attendance of the European Liver Conference and our advocacy efforts in Washington, D.C.

READ MORE


IN THE NEWS

If you are cured from Hepatitis C, when is it safe to drink alcohol? American Liver Foundation's experts weigh in on this topic and many others in recent news articles and media clips. Get educated.

READ MORE


RECIPE OF THE MONTH

Kale is the new green. This easy and healthful recipe hales from the Hollandhouse Bar & Refuge in Nashville, TN. Try it tonight.

READ MORE


CALENDAR OF EVENTS

Don’t miss ALF’s May 28th webinar on specialty pharmacy. If you are undergoing treatment for hepatitis C, have had a liver transplant, or have a complicated treatment plan, this webinar is for you. Find out about other upcoming events here.

READ MORE


Page updated: July 10th, 2015

 

末末末末末末末末 Begin Code for Siteimprove Analytics 末末末末