Source of infection
nigsteroo2 months ago
Trying to pinpoint possible source a bit of history
First simptons appeared November 2016
Am I right in thinking
Not having sex for the past 4 ...
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Angelawhstley2 months ago
I've just done the 12 weeks treatment which I didn't find so bad I'm getting a wierd thing I've never had before feeling breathless pounding...
Affected by hepatitis
HFIAdmin2 months ago
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Put Away the FEAR..
impomia20032 months ago
You see, the fact that you have gotten to know that you have a chronic (uncurable) disease, doesn't mean you're going to die tomorrow.
Sammy792 months ago
Hi there fellow fighters I was diagnosed with hep c in 2002 it absolutely devastated that I just went on self destruction I went back on dru...
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Hep c Be for 2014?? Treatment Q s
Baigyboy1273 months ago
Hi ' can anyone tell me who went through the hep - c treatment in 2013/14 still have or have just started having a CONSTANT PAIN AT THE BOTT...
HCV medication and children
HFIAdmin3 months ago
FDA approved new indications for HCV drugs to children with HCV. It’s estimated that 23,000 to 46,000 children in the US are infected with H...
Committee presents guideline for eliminating HBV, HCV in the US by 2030
The possibility of eliminating viral hepatitis by 2030 is coming closer and closer. The National Academies of Science, Engineering and Medic...
Elevated rates of Parkinson’s disease found in patients with viral hepatitis
Researchers have found that patients with viral hepatitis have an elevated rate of subsequently having Parkinson's Disease. What could be th...
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Young adult men with a high BMI
Young adult men with a high BMI was associated with increased risk of liver disease and liver cancer. bit.ly/2nMFXZU
NAFLD and the liver
Concerned about your liver? Check out this video by Dr. Younossi bit.ly/2nkUyuA He provides great insights especially about NAFLD and NASH
No health insurance and diagnosed with Hep C
Has anyone been diagnosed or no someone who as been diagnosed with Hepatitis C but don't have health insurance? Were you or the individual a...
Testing shouldn't only focus on at risk populations
Don’t have to be part of an at-risk population for HCV to get screened for and it's important that you do. bit.ly/2nxBXMy
Have you ever gone to a mobile health center?
Should your country have more mobile health centers? Has anyone participated in mobile health centers? What was it like?
It's important to get tested
You may be at risk of HCV. Most people who have it don’t know they have HCV. You don't have to be part of the at risk population to get test...
willemina3 months ago
hello i have just been told i have heppatitis i have had another blood test to confirm what strain.. should i be worried and will i have to ...
Access to treatment to cause a decline in disease
HFIAdmin4 months ago
With more access to #DAA for treatment, acute #HCV is declining. #endhepatitis bit.ly/2m7OGRN
Rate of cirrhosis is increasing
It's important to get tested b/c cirrhosis is on the rise! Need more affordable treatment options to prevent progression #endhepatitis #HCV bit.ly/2kP15tL...
HCV treatments are expensive
#HCV treatments are available but are 2 expensive. Patents are blocking generic competition #endhepatitis #hepatitis bit.ly/2m95jMv
Broader HCV testing
HCV increased from 754 in 2000 to 2,235 in 2015 in Iowa. Is this a reason to have broader HCV testing? #endhepatitis bit.ly/2n7QKho
There’s an association between Lupus and HCV
Study finds that #Lupus patients appear to have higher rates of #HCV #endhepatitis #coinfection bit.ly/2mbF1dp
HCV is associated with increased risk of other cancers!
#HCV may be associated to cancer types other than hepatocellular carcinoma #endhepatitis #news #cancer bit.ly/2lLsvFy
Hep c type 4
Isofiav4 months ago
Hi have hep c for more 10 years had the treat with Injection and the tablet 4years ago for 9 months didn't work as have type 4 ,been left on...
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Whistle4 months ago
Hi. Just had a diagnosis of hep c and awaiting blood test and a scan results . Has anyone been able to obtain travel insurance (going to Gre...
DAA to reduce incidence rates of acute HCV
DAA treatment is predicted to decrease the incidence rates of acute hepatitis c virus bit.ly/2l9uGhI
HIV-HCV coinfection eradication possible
Does anyone have hepatitis c virus and co-infected with HIV? If you do, researchers predict that HIV-HCV coinfections will decrease in almos...
Good news for critically ill children
With pediatric critical care improvements, survival for critically ill children after a liver transplant has increased bit.ly/2l0LaI3
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