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The lawsuit claims the state “violates” standard medical care protocols by treating only people with advanced liver disease.
Tips for getting and paying for Epclusa, the newest hepatitis C treatment approved by the FDA.
Some who resolved hep B have seen their infection reactivate while on hep C therapy.
Massachusetts General Hospital recently became the first hospital in the United States to use it.
United HealthCare opened up access in order to settle a $300 million class action lawsuit brought against it by HCV-positive policyholders.
Despite the expansion of HIV treatment, rates of end-stage liver disease among those coinfected with hepatitis B or C remain unchanged.
The Albert and Mary Lasker Foundation’s annual awards honor several researchers whose work contributed to the development of HCV treatment.
Immunizations are safe and effective, so why doesn’t everyone protect their children?
Chronic fatigue among those with hep C may be partly a result of liver inflammation and scarring related to the infection.
While one in four people with hep C have advanced liver damage, many living with the virus aren’t even in regular medical care.
In 2012, the AHSA hired a medical technician at the facility who had a long disciplinary record of drug use on the job.
This woman did not let denial of hepatitis C treatment stop her from getting the medications she needed.
Editor-in-Chief of Hepatology, Medicine & Policy reflects on the need to bring health systems questions into the viral hepatitis discourse
Tennessee is one of the best places in the United States to get a liver transplant. But new rules could change that by mid-October.
Risk of hepatitis C when there is a potential for blood-to-blood contact.