One-Stop Hep C Care at Alameda Health

While potent new direct-acting antiviral (DAA) therapy has revolutionized treatment hepatitis C by shortening treatment and offering an actual cure, there has been one...

Videoconferencing & HCV Care

Appointment Viewing Can videoconferencing improve outcomes for hep C patients who have used IV drugs? by Larry Buhl Thanks to a $7 million grant from the Patient-Centered...

Hep in the News 2016

Quick Shots a round-up of under-reported-related stories from 2016 by Larry Buhl It’s time for a 2016 desk clearing and to report some hepatitis-related stories that fell...

Barring HCV Treatment

Last fall the New York State Department of Corrections and Community Supervision (DOCCS) ended its policy of excluding prisoners from any hepatitis C treatment...

HCV Treatment Choices & Coverage Restrictions

Decisions, Decisions There are HCV treatment choices to make, but often few options by Larry Buhl If you’ve tested positive for the hepatitis C virus (HCV), there...

Snorting Utensils & Hep C Risk

Last Straw New research shows snorting utensils carry a high risk of transmitting HCV by Larry Buhl The risk of contracting the hepatitis C virus (HCV) and...

Curing Hep B

C2B The success in curing hep C fuels race to cure B by Larry Buhl In 2013, a revolution happened: A drug regimen was developed that could...

Hep C and Outreach to Hispanics

It's a Hispanic Thing Hep outreach & research are needed for a vulnerable community by Larry Buhl In a presentation at a National Hispanic Medical Association (NHMA)...

Be About It: Hep B in Asian/Pacific Islander Communities

Talking About It A documentary put human faces on hep B in Asian-American communities by Larry Buhl According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention...

Medicaid HCV Blockade

Denial Many states restrict DAA coverage to the sickest of hep C patients by Larry Buhl When direct-acting antiretrovirals (DAAs) for hepatitis C were new, some private...

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ETAF Partners with The Standard, Hollywood

The Elizabeth Taylor AIDS Foundation announced on February 16, 2018 that the organization has entered into an ongoing partnership with The Standard, Hollywood. The fundraising...

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