HCV & Underreporting

By the Numbers While HCV prevalence is down, the rate of morbidity may be going up by Larry Buhl New data on the prevalence of hepatitis C...

VA’s Hep Crisis

The newest class of antiretroviral drugs has sparked a revolution in the treatment of hepatitis C, but for the Department of Veterans Affairs, this...

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...

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...

Vending Machines, SIFs & Reducing Unsafe Injection Drug Use

Doing No Harm Amid our injection drug epidemic, service providers rethink strategies for reducing unsafe practices by Larry Buhl The U.S. is in the midst of an...

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...

Do One Thing

With new, game-changing hepatitis C meds available or in the pipeline, an emerging issue is how to find at-risk patients, get them screened and...

Hep C & Adult Films

Hep Talk by Larry Buhl Hep X Does the porn industry have a hepatitis problem? Actors who work for legitimate adult entertainment producers, who are mostly based in...

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...

Equal HCV Treatment Benefits

A press conference at the 2015 Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI) offered two main takeaways: that the new generation of oral direct-acting antiviral agents (DAAs) are highly effective and safe, and...

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