Kentucky

Liver Day Event

Join patients, families, caregivers, community organizations and those interested in liver health to discuss the importance of addressing liver disease in their communities.

Location:
Kentucky State Capitol Building
700 Capital Avenue
Room 113-Capital Annex
Frankfort, KY 40601

October 27, 2022
9AM to 1PM ET

Buildings Lighting Green for Liver Health

Listed alphabetically by city

  • TBD

Liver Health Screenings

If you are uninsured and at risk you may be eligible for free testing. A listing of our partner sites offering testing will be added to this page. Please check back or contact our free Helpline, 1-800-GO-LIVER/1-800-465-4837.

State Liver Disease Facts

  • 889 Kentuckians died of liver disease in 2020
  • 482 Kentuckians have liver cancer
  • 93 liver transplants were performed in 2021 with 140 people currently on the waiting list and 30 people who died waiting.
  • 11.5% of adults in Kentucky have diabetes.
  • 70.1% of adults are overweight or obese.
  • 29.3% of adults have no leisure-time physical activity.
  • 1 serving of fruit is consumed daily on average by adults in Kentucky.
  • 1.6 servings of vegetables are consumed daily on average by adults in Kentucky.

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