Hep Spring 2021

Hep Spring 2021

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


Lepena Reid

As Long as I Live

HIV advocate Lepena Reid is living free of hepatitis C.

From the Editor

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Circle of Life

Viral hepatitis is a real concern for people living with HIV.


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New National Plan to End Viral Hepatitis

The plan offers a road map for the next five years.

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Left Off Liver Transplant Waiting Lists

Black Americans face transplant waiting list disparities.

HCV Treatment Lowers CVD Risk

Cardiovascular disease risk was lower for those cured of hepatitis C virus.


Fatty Liver Disease Is Global

The disease is highly prevalent across all nations.

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Hepatitis C Basics

Hepatitis C is caused by the bloodborne hepatitis C virus, which infects the liver.

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Hepatitis C Treatment Info

A guide to the key aspects of today’s most effective hep C therapies


Hot topics