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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Drug+Drug

HIV/HCV drug interaction updates from CROI by Larry Buhl Several panels from CROI 2012 showed drug-drug interactions between new direct-acting antiviral agents for hepatitis C (HCV) and...

Interferon-Free C

Hep Talk by Larry Buhl <strong>Warp Speeds <p> CROI researchers predict oral-only interferon-free treatment by 2014</strong><p> <a href="http://aumag.org/wordpress/wp-content/uploads/2013/06/warp_speed.jpg"><img src="http://aumag.org/wordpress/wp-content/uploads/2013/06/warp_speed.jpg" alt="warp_speed" width="600" height="450" class="alignleft size-full wp-image-7443" /></a><p> Advances leading...

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...

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...

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...

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Let’s Talk About PrEP

On July 27, 2018, Chicago’s Howard Brown Health unveiled a new song and music video, “Let’s Talk About PrEP,” intended to spread awareness about...