Know the stages of cirrhosis

From Liver Disease to Cirrhosis

August 26, 2021 | By | Cirrhosis, Clinical Trials, Liver Disease | Blog, NAFLD, NASH

Cirrhosis is when the permanent scarring of the liver has replaced the healthy tissue. While cirrhosis is most often associated with chronic alcohol consumption, it is brought about by many types of liver disease. Here’s how you get from liver disease …

Calling all caregivers! Read our latest blog on tips for being a caregiver of someone with liver disease

Tips for Caregivers

August 4, 2021 | By | Clinical Trials, Liver Disease | Blog, Caregiving, Clinical research, NAFLD, NASH

Having liver disease affects the person with it but also loved ones around them. Often a family member or friend fills the role of meeting a variety of physical and emotional needs. If you are a caregiver for someone with …

Hispanic adults may be at risk

Liver Disease and the Hispanic Population

July 13, 2021 | By | Clinical Trials, Liver Disease | Blog, Clinical trials, NAFLD, NASH

The number of U.S. adults with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) currently sits around 25%. Approximately 2-3% of them will go on to develop non-alcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH). NASH is a more severe form of NAFLD and can lead to fibrosis, …