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The American Liver Foundation gives a voice to the millions of Americans affected by liver-related diseases!

May is Hepatitis Awareness Month. Click here learn more about different types of hepatitis and what you can do to become #Hepaware, and visit our Facebook page and Twitter for hepatitis news, info and events!

Questions about liver disease? Need support or resource info? Call our helpline at 1-800-465-4837, 9am-7pm ET Mon-Fri.

ALF Selected for Grants as Part of New Intercept Program

As part of a new initiative supporting local and national PBC-related initiatives, American Liver Foundation has been selected to receive three new grants from Intercept Pharmaceuticals. Winners were announced at the 2016 International Liver Conference in Barcelona. Read more about the winning projects here.

Institute of Medicine Report on Eliminating the Public Health Problem of Hep B and C

Viral Hepatitis is a leading cause of death worldwide, with Hepatitis B and C being the most common forms, leading to more than 20,000 fatalities annually in the US alone. Learn more about why a comprehensive new report from experts in multiple agencies expresses hope that both viruses could be rare diseases someday soon. Access the full report here.

Register Today To Be An Organ Donor At Organize!

ORGANIZE is a non-profit that aims to simplify the donor registration process by expanding the variety and number of places people can register. They've created the country's first-ever centralized registry and are now working to emphasize the need for conversations surrounding organ donation to take place among next-of-kin. Click here to register to be an organ donor!

Do you have HE or are you the primary caregiver for someone with HE?

If so, we'd like to invite you to participate in a survey to help us understand your experiences with Hepatic Encephalopathy. To complete it, please click here if you're a patient and click here if you're a caregiver.

We Dare You to Care About Liver Disease!

The Liver Lemon Dare to Care is a campaign to bring awareness and raise critical funds to find cures and provide treatment to the millions of Americans that are affected by over 100 different types of liver disease. Learn more!

Flavors Culinary Programs
Support the American Liver Foundation by dining at a "Flavors" event near you.

Liver Life Walk
Raise money and walk to support the American Liver Foundation. Find a walk near you.

Liver Life Challenge
Raise money and run to support the American Liver Foundation. Find an event near you.

Our mission is to facilitate, advocate and promote education, support and research for the prevention, treatment and cure of liver disease.