Screen Time

A new study indicates age-based screening can lower hepatitis c mortality by Larry Buhl LifeGuide It is well understood that early detection can prevent serious complications...

Coffee & HCV

Coffee Talk Two studies shed light on HCV prevention & treatment by Larry Buhl A study on the long-term infectiousness of the hepatitis C virus (HCV) has...

Right Around the Corner

New meds offer hope for interferon-free regimen by Larry Buhl LifeGuide In the past year several protease inhibitors were introduced for chronic hepatitis C, marking a...

Don’t Fear the Treatment

HCV advocate, author & nurse Lucinda Porter offers perspectives on care by Larry Buhl Lucinda Porter, RN, understands viral hepatitis from both sides: as a healthcare practitioner and...

Man to Man

Hep Talk by Larry Buhl For MSMs: treatment hope for HCV—and a warning There’s more evidence of the effectiveness of new antiretroviral drugs in treating the...

Blocking the Entrance

Entry inhibitors usher in a new phase of hep C research by Larry Buhl Future therapy for hepatitis C infection may include a variety of drugs...

Invisible Disease

Hep Talk by Larry Buhl Organizations shine a light on HCV in jails and prisons The percentage of people chronically infected with hepatitis C (HCV) in...

REALIZE Gets Real

Hep Talk Hepatitis C Antiviral Telaprevir Moves Closer to Approval by Larry Buhl Researchers in a recent Phase III study are encouraged by the results of a...

Red Flags

LifeGuide African Americans face medical barriers to HCV treatment by Larry Buhl In the U.S. blacks are disproportionately infected with the hepatitis C virus (HCV), and...

Risky Business?

In February, Swedish Medical Center in Englewood, Colorado, revealed that it told nearly 3,000 former surgery patients that they should get tested for hepatitis...

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Storytelling & Hep B

Changing the Conversation A new storytelling campaign puts a human face on hep B by Larry Buhl Healthcare professionals agree that stigma around hepatitis is the biggest...

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