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...

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...

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)...

HCV Behind Bars: Part 1

LifeGuide Treatment Behind Bars Part I: Who pays for direct-acting antiretrovirals in prisons? by Larry Buhl The new class of direct-acting antiretrovirals (DAAs) that have revolutionized treatment of...

Full Access: Interview with Dr. Stacy Trooskin

Full Access Examining a legal victory for incarcerated Pennsylvanians with hep C by Larry Buhl With the advent of antiretroviral drugs, a cure for hepatitis C has...

HCV Under the Radar

It’s desk-clearing time for 2015 and time to visit some under-reported hepatitis C-related news. Hep C has been in the news quite a bit...

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...

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...

Exchange Change

After nearly three decades of entrenched opposition to funding programs that allow drug users to obtain free sterile syringes, the U.S. Congress in January...

The Price of War

Cost of treatment and prevention in the war on viral hepatitis was the overriding theme of the first World Hepatitis Summit, which drew more...

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Just*in Time: Testicular Cancer Prevention

Just*in Time by Justin B. Terry-Smith Here we are in April, the month where a lot of us think about Easter and Easter egg hunts. As...