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Sobriety restrictions on hepatitis C treatments hinder our ability to properly address the viral hepatitis and overdose syndemic.
Singer Naomi Judd was diagnosed with hepatitis C in 1990 and cured eight years later. She spoke out for those with liver disease.
However, older people were more likely to experience adverse events, especially if they used ribavirin.
Several makers of hepatitis C drugs are limiting health care providers’ access to the 340B Drug Pricing Program’s discounts.
One of the first celebrities to disclose she had hepatitis C—and was cured of the liver disease—Pamela Anderson will star in “Chicago."
Universal HCV testing led to an increase in the number of pregnant women and infants diagnosed in a timely manner.
Antiviral therapy reduced the need for hospitalization and emergency treatment for liver-related and other conditions.
Plus: A HepVu fellow aims to geographically track hep C rates and overdose deaths and thus identify where risk is the highest.
Pickings for concurrent treatment are slim in Ending the HIV Epidemic rural communities.
Men and Black people were more likely to have antibodies against hepatitis C virus.
Testing advances made during the COVID-19 pandemic may lead to “test and treat” approaches for hepatitis C. But there’s a holdup.
Working with a supercomputer, Florida researchers developed algorithms to identify people at risk for hepatitis C treatment failure.
The hepatitis bridge counselor will work in Guilford County and other parts of central North Carolina.
Oklahoma ranks third in the nation for hepatitis C deaths. The state also has a high rate of rural HIV transmission.
They join a growing number of states to eliminate prior authorization requirements.
Pairing HCV testing and treatment eliminates the need to navigate the medical system.
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