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Peer Support Improves Health
May 20, 2020

Life with PBC can be a lonely journey. It’s common for people to feel isolated, frightened and overwhelmed after they’ve been diagnosed with the disease and when they experience new symptoms or setbacks.

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Q&A with Dr. Tamar Taddei for Liver Disease Patients about COVID-19
May 19, 2020

Dr. Tamar Taddei provides the latest update for liver patients and their families about COVID-19.

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ALF Donate Life Podcast
May 2, 2020

This podcast features a panel that consists of liver transplant patients who share stories and discuss the patient experience surrounding liver transplants.

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Hepatitis C in Children
April 24, 2020

This article addresss the most common questions about hepatitis C in children and adolescents.

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Living Donor Liver Transplantation Q&A with Dr. Elizabeth Pomfret and Dr. James Burton
April 24, 2020

Live donor liver transplantation is when a healthy person donates a portion of their liver to another person in need of a liver transplant.

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Pediatric Fatty Liver Disease
April 24, 2020

NAFLD is the most common liver disease in the United States. It is thought to affect approximately 30 million people, 8.6 million of whom have the more severe form of the disease, NASH.

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Q&A with Dr. John Goff About Fatty Liver Disease
April 24, 2020

Fatty liver disease is when there is excess fat in the liver. This fat can be associated with inflammation or can just be isolated fat in the liver.

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Dr. Todd Sheer Answers Questions About Alcohol Use Disorder
April 24, 2020

Excess alcohol use (or alcohol use disorder) is one of the most common causes of liver disease and is responsible for almost half of the cases of liver-related death in the United States and worldwide.

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Curing Hepatitis C: Options for Treatment
April 24, 2020

Leading hepatologist and hepatitis C expert Gregory Everson, M.D. provides state-of-the-science information to guide patients through the diagnosis and treatment of hepatitis C.

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Autoimmune Hepatitis Q&A with Karin Cesario, MD
April 24, 2020

In autoimmune hepatitis, the body’s immune system attacks liver cells leading to liver inflammation.

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Have PBC? You May Be at Risk for Another Autoimmune Disease
April 20, 2020

It is not uncommon for people affected by primary biliary cholangitis (PBC) to have at least one other autoimmune condition.

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Martha S.
April 16, 2020

At age 14 Martha Shea walked the one and a half mile from her house to Lawrence and Memorial Hospital in New London Connecticut and became a volunteer. She hasn’t stopped volunteering since.

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