How to help – support people with liver disease

On this page, you can find some general tips that are not a substitute to a healthcare professional’s advice. If you are insecure or have questions, please always consult a doctor.

  • Learn as much as possible about the condition to better understand the friend’s or family member’s situation. The more you know, the more you can support the affected person.
  • Help with everyday tasks such as body care and dressing.
  • Inform yourself about the dos and don’ts of the diet and keep an eye on dietary habits.
  • Schedule doctor’s appointments and help giving medication.
  • Immediately inform a doctor if you notice any changes in physical or mental behavior.