World Hepatitis Day is back! And it gives all of us a tremendous opportunity to make in global impact, by advocating and promoting liver health awareness — through the education, screening, and treatment of viral hepatitis. This “hidden epidemic” affects over 2 billion people worldwide; and is one of the world’s top ten infectious diseases. This year, in honor Al D. Rodriguez’s deep pride in his Cuban-American heritage, we hold up a watchful lens to Latino populations around the world. We aim to raise public consciousness of hepatitis and related issues such as awareness,
Try beetroots to give your diet a liver-friendly flavor! (Photo credit: Flickr/Creative Commons; Tracy Benjamin)
Beetroot is one of those versatile ingredients that you can slice and drop in a classic soup, roast or bake with olive oil, or toss in the blender for a refreshing smoothie. This earthy vegetable has been known to have health benefits including lowering blood sugar – but did you know that it is also rich in antioxidants that promote liver health? Try beetroots to give your diet a liver-friendly flavor! (Photo credit: Flickr/Creative Commons; Tracy Benjamin) Beetroots are deep-purple taproots of the beet plant. Also called the table beet, red/golden beet, or borscht, beetroots are oft
With SINCERE GRATITUDE to Our Fantastic Sponsors, Volunteers, Entertainers & Attendees of Our "DISCO BOWL SPRING FLING" Benefit, as We Kicked Off National Hepatitis Month Together (Photo Credit: Kristin Goehring)
  With DEEP GRATITUDE to Our Fabulous Sponsors, Volunteers, Performers & Attendees of ADRLF’S “DISCO BOWL SPRING FLING” Benefit — as We Joined Forces To Strike Out Liver Disease and Kick Off National Hepatitis Awareness Month, Together! (Photo Credit: Kristin Goehring)  
Here’s a sneak peek of what’s cooking for ADRLF this season — a fun-filled, tasty, informative “Liver Wellness/Hepatitis Screening” Open House event with our partners at the Ryan Chelsea-Clinton Community Health Center, next Wednesday, November 2nd, from 11AM to 4PM, as we invite you to “Give Thanks for Your Liver.”
Celebrate the holidays with liver-friendly options (photo credit: Clara Don)
Parties! Gatherings! Homecomings! It’s that electric time of the year again with joyful songs, colorful lights, and cheerful spirits abound! Yet while this season is a top fave for most, it can also be a highly stressful one — especially for those who are tasked to prepare the holiday meal. Creating a balance of traditional and healthy options can be challenging, but not impossible. For starters, take note of foods that are rich in vitamins and fiber, which assist digestion (your guests will thank you later!). These include whole grains and leafy greens. Also consider using ingredients
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The Al D. Rodriguez Liver Foundation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that provides resources, education and information related to screening, the prevention of and treatment for the Hepatitis Virus and Liver Cancer. Our mission is to educate people about the relationship between chronic infection of the Hepatitis Virus and its association with Hepatocellular Carcinoma (HCC) - which is the most common cause of liver cancer.