Hepatitis & Local Prevention Funding Scarcity

Cash Crisis How a lack of local prevention dollars could lead to more viral hepatitis outbreaks by Larry Buhl A series of hepatitis A outbreaks has erupted...

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...

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...

ACA & HCV Care

Hep Talk by Larry Buhl Location, Location, Location How will the Affordable Care Act affect HCV care? In October, open enrollment for state-based health insurance marketplaces as...

Homeless at Risk

HCV funding and support for vulnerable populations lag far behind HIV by Larry Buhl A study published in the July/August 2012 issue of Public Health Reports...

Starting the Conversation

HEPCredefined.com provides a portal for learning about HCV Hep Talk by Larry Buhl It’s been said that the hepatitis C virus (HCV) is a silent killer,...

HCV Serosorting

Testing, Testing Serosorting is common for IV drug users who know their HCV status by Larry Buhl A new study shows IV drug users who know...

The Silent C

A new recommendation report provides a global look at hepatitis C Hep Talk by Larry Buhl There’s good news and bad news about the hepatitis C...

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...

Smart Body Art

Do tattoos & piercings carry an increased HCV risk? by Larry Buhl In the U.S., an estimated thirty-six percent of people under thirty have tattoos, according...

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Santa Skivvies Run: December 9

Elves do not belong on shelves! They need a bit of exercise and fun. One way to celebrate the season of merriment and raise...

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