AASLD: American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases
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A healthy liver is critical to your overall health. In this section, you can learn about your liver, common diseases, ways to keep it healthy, and organ donation.

AASLD is an organization for hepatology professionals, and our website consists of mostly scientific information. Our related society, the American Liver Foundation, was created to serve as a public education and patient information resource. Visit their website or call 1-800-GO-LIVER (1-800-465-4837) for more liver information and resources.

CDC Health Advisory Notice: Acute Hepatitis and Liver Failure Following the Use of a Dietary Supplement Intended for Weight Loss of Muscle Building

U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Advisories
The FDA has released drug advisories for acetaminophen, mefloguine hydrocholoride, and nizoral. Learn more.

Hepatitis C Testing for Anyone Born During 1945-1965: New CDC Recommendations

United Network for Organ Sharing Transplant Statistics

 Enrollment of Patients in the NIDDK Hepatitis B Research Network

The Hepatitis B Research Network brings together clinical centers with expertise in caring for patients with chronic hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection.

 Liver Health Facts and Tips

From the CDC: Know Hepatitis and Hepatitis A, B, and C Fact Sheet

From the NIH: Talking to Your Doctor

FDA Advisory Panel Tightens Controls on Acetaminophen Products

Rethinking Drinking: Alcohol and Your Health - The NIAAA has built Rethinking Drinking, a valuable, research-based informative website aimed at anyone who drinks.