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...

Hep C & the War on Drugs

Hep Talk by Larry Buhl The War on Common Sense A new report advocates decriminalizing drug use to reduce Hep C The so-called “war on drugs” is...

Dos & Dont’s

Hep C Is Manageable—If You Know the Ins and Outs by Larry Buhl You’ve been diagnosed with Hepatitis C. Now what? First, don’t panic. Doctors agree...

HCV Data Sharing

Hep Talk by Larry Buhl Three Steps New hep C data sharing may lead to more testing Last year the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention...

Direct Acting Antiretrovirals

Awareness Is Key What You Need to Know About the Side Effect Profiles of New HCV Antiretrovirals by Larry Buhl By all accounts, adding the new direct-acting...

Step Up

LifeGuide HCV testing targets baseball lovers by Larry Buhl This summer a pilot program was launched to raise awareness of the importance of testing for the hepatitis...

Greatest Generation

CDC Recommends Hepatitis C Testing for All Boomers by Larry Buhl For years CDC guidelines called for hepatitis C (HCV) testing when someone has known risk factors,...

HCV Behind Bars: Part 1

LifeGuide Treatment Behind Bars Part I: Who pays for direct-acting antiretrovirals in prisons? by Larry Buhl The new class of direct-acting antiretrovirals (DAAs) that have revolutionized treatment of...

UFO Plan Meets IDUs

Finger on the Pulse The UFO Plan meets young IV drug users where they are by Larry Buhl Hepatitis prevention and treatment efforts depend on outreach. For...

HCV Institute

LifeGuide Mirror Image With a new institute for HCV, AAHIVM shows parallels between treating it and HIV by Larry Buhl More HIV providers are treating hepatitis C than...

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