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Gail C. Favreau
American Liver Foundation
188 Needham Street
Newton, MA 02464
800-298-6766 Toll Free
American Liver Foundation
39 Broadway, Suite 2700
New York, NY 10006
Welcome to the American Liver Foundation New England Division! We are dedicated to carrying out our important mission of research, education and advocacy throughout our local area.
Learn about the hepatitis C virus (HCV), its relationship to liver and kidney disease, current HCV treatment options, and issues surrounding HCV infection and transplantation. Medical experts will discuss the issue, followed by a brief Q & A.
The annual national cancer update by the CDC and National Cancer Institute shows cancer declining as a whole, with the exception being liver cancer, which has seen a dangerous uptick. The major contributing factors are the increased prevalence of Hepatitis C and B. Read our statement on the announcement and view the report here.
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!
Liver transplantation is the second most common form of organ transplantation performed in the United States.
Between January and November of 2015, there were a total of 28,211 organ transplants performed in the United States of America.
6,500, or 23%, of the transplants performed during that time period were liver transplants.
Currently, in New England, there are 3,393 people awaiting a lifesaving organ transplant.
880, or approximately 26%, of those indviduals are waiting for a liver.
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6:00 PM, December 8th, 2016
Please join the American Liver Foundation New England Division for dinner and a discussion on how to Live Well with Liver Disease.
Make a Difference is a new way to take action in the fight against liver disease. Garage sale, bowling tournament, personal challenge-whatever the fundraising idea, we can provide you with the tools to make it happen. Learn more by clicking here!
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