Mind Your Liver is a community project by Rainbow Across Borders to increase awareness and thereby vaccination, screening and linkage to care in order to stop the spread of Hepatitis B and Hepatitis C, and improve the lives of people who are affected by liver disease.
While this website covers liver diseases in general, it’s main focus, for now, is on Hepatitis B and Hepatitis C because of their chronic nature and potential for causing liver failure and liver cancer.
Rainbow Across Borders is Asia’s first regional patient support group alliance, which promotes regional networking and collaboration among patient support organisations.
We seek to improve the quality of life of, and give dignity to patients and families challenged by chronic or life-threatening illnesses.
We seek to increase vaccination, screening and linkage to care in order to stop the spread of Hep B and Hep C, as well as to improve the lives of people who are affected by Liver Disease.
To achieve this, we will:
about everything you need to know about hepatitis and other liver diseases, as well as the latest in treatment.
eeethat with knowledge, you will be empowered to take action to safeguard yourself and your family; and that while living with hepatitis and other liver diseases may seem daunting at first, the more information and support you have, the easier it gets.
with advice, patient stories and linkage to care in order to help you manage your risks and concerns.
that by seeking and receiving support from healthcare providers, family, loved ones, friends and peers, you will gain strength to stay on therapy and be better able to deal with the challenges that come with hepatitis and other liver diseases.
to join our cause. Take part in our programmes and events, be an advocate or share your story.
that by connecting with and sharing your experiences with others who go through the same issues, you will help make their journey easier and at the same time, lessen the isolation many you may feel when faced with a chronic liver illness.