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A recent study found one in five people with HIV should be assessed for fatty liver, and 1 in 10 should be referred to a liver specialist.
Researchers point to heroin use as a major driver of new hepatitis C and HIV cases among people who inject drugs.
A triple regimen of Opdivo, Yervoy and Cabometyx showed good activity, but side effects may limit its use.
This finding may reflect higher rates of sexually transmitted infections such as HPV and hep B as well as lifestyle factors.
Researchers found critical gaps in the scientific knowledge about the opioid epidemic.
However, having a higher body mass index might prevent this improvement.
There are a variety of hepatitis C treatments offered for all genotypes, with various stages of liver damage.
Researchers compared the rates of hepatic steatosis among first responders based on whether they were on the 9/11 response team.
Women have a lower risk of heart disease than men, but this protective effect is diminished in those with fatty liver disease.
That said, heavy drinking was not tied to a lower likelihood of being cured of hep C in a recent study.
Problematic use of alcohol is likely far more common among HIV-positive people than in the general population.
A new study suggested that a compound found in veggies such as broccoli, kale and Brussels sprouts may help maintain liver health.
Immediate risk of transmission to the American public is still low, according to experts.
In a mouse study, they found a pair of proteins that are instrumental in the development of diabetes, one of which helps regulate fibrosis.
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