In the UK, liver disease is on the increase. Three of the main causes of liver disease are:
These causes of liver disease are all preventable so it's important to make sure:
There are over 100 types of liver disease, which together affect at least 2 million people in the UK.
The liver is the second largest organ in the body. It works hard, performing hundreds of complex functions, including: fighting infections and illness removing toxins (poisons), such as alcohol ,from
Listed below are some specific types of liver disease. The links provide more detailed information about each type. Alcohol-related liver disease where the liver is damaged after years of alcohol m