Hep C, Sex & Gay and Bi Men

Risky Business Two studies show how men who have sex with men could contract hep C through sex by Larry Buhl Because the hepatitis C virus (HCV)...

Is Mass HCV Screening the Best Approach?

LifeGuide Calling All Boomers New analysis questions the need for mass HCV screening by Larry Buhl In 2012, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommended...

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...

Hep Advocacy Goes Global

LifeGuide All Around the World The war on hepatitis goes global by Larry Buhl The hepatitis crisis has been a global one for some time, but 2014 marks...

Mind the Gaps

Amy Killelea of the National Alliance of State and Territorial AIDS Directors (NASTAD) sees healthcare coverage gaps everywhere, and as director of NASTAD’s new...

HCV Behind Bars: Part 2

LifeGuide HCV Behind Bars: Part II How one state grapples with hepatitis c in the correctional system by Larry Buhl In the August issue’s Hep Talk I covered...

Affairs of the Heart

It is well known that people with hepatitis C virus (HCV) are at risk for liver damage, but the results of two new studies...

Videoconferencing & HCV Care

Appointment Viewing Can videoconferencing improve outcomes for hep C patients who have used IV drugs? by Larry Buhl Thanks to a $7 million grant from the Patient-Centered...

Curing Hep B

C2B The success in curing hep C fuels race to cure B by Larry Buhl In 2013, a revolution happened: A drug regimen was developed that could...

HCV Insurance Restrictions

LifeGuide Hep Talk Who Benefits? Patient advocates decry restitutions on medications by Larry Buhl There is agreement in the medical community that a revolution is underway for the treatment...

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