Hep Spring 2017

Hep Spring 2017

In every issue of Hep, you’ll find the hottest topics of interest to our readers along with cutting-edge health information.

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Invest in Yourself

As a hepatitis C navigator, Glenna McCarthy highlights the importance of self-care.

From The Editor

Oriol R. Gutierrez

Fight the Power

Glenna McCarthy is a fighter.


Aging With Hepatitis C

Older people with hepatitis C have some disadvantages compared with younger people.

CDC Updates Hepatitis B Vaccine Guidelines

The CDC recommends that people living with hepatitis C virus (HCV) get vaccinated against hepatitis B virus (HBV).

Eliminating Hepatitis C Coast to Coast

Widespread treatment offers the possibility of eliminating hepatitis C as a public health threat.

10 Liver-Friendly Diet Tips

Your liver processes everything you put in your body, and healthy eating can help keep it in tip-top shape.

Treatment News

Paying for Hepatitis C Treatment

Cost concerns have led many private insurers and public payers to impose restrictions on treatment.

Should You Ditch Supplements?

Using supplements can be risky for people with liver disease.

An Intro to Hepatitis C Treatment

Hepatitis C treatment has improved dramatically in recent years.

Health Benefits of Curing Hepatitis C

Successful treatment of hepatitis C virus (HCV) has multiple benefits.


Hep Reader Survey


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