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#Liver Disease

# liver-disease - Sunday 3 December, 2017

Hep C and me: 'I was nauseous all the time. I couldn’t gain weight. My skin was itchy and raw'

Ireland can be Hep C free starting from today, writes Patrick Gallagher.

# liver-disease - Wednesday 4 January, 2017

'I had gone home to die': Cork mother's new lease of life following liver transplant

The mother of two is looking forward to the rest of her life following the transplant.

# liver-disease - Tuesday 11 November, 2014

These twins didn't know they were identical until one needed a new liver

They are the first identical twins to undergo a live liver transplant in the UK.

# liver-disease - Friday 18 July, 2014

Death rates for HIV-positive adults have halved

However, the risk of death from non-AIDS cancers remained stable.

# liver-disease - Friday 22 November, 2013

Here's how many people were treated for alcohol dependence in Irish hospitals

New figures have also revealed a big drop in the number of people being treated for alcohol-related liver disease in recent years following a massive increase in the boom years.

# liver-disease - Monday 1 July, 2013

Good news, women: RCSI finds oestrogen cuts risk of liver and heart disease

The team said their research may help to develop new drugs to prevent liver and heart disease in women.

# liver-disease - Thursday 24 November, 2011

Alcohol blamed for boom in liver disease deaths

Shocking new research has revealed the mortality rate for liver disease in Ireland has surged by almost 200 per cent due to increased alcohol consumption – and younger age groups are the most seriously affected.

# liver-disease - Thursday 26 May, 2011

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Nine things you need to know by 9am: OECD calls for dole to be cut; Sellafield to be stress-tested by the EU; and why Cheryl Cole was dropped from the US X Factor.