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If you have hepatitis C, liver disease, or had a liver transplant, you are a risk of complications associated with the COVID-19 virus.
We all know the rules for living post-op, but this new strain has me feeling even more restricted.
Houstonian Terri Milton is determined not to let advanced fatty liver disease get the best of her.
It involves the buildup of fat in the liver.
Dealing with hepatitis C can be challenging enough, but how do you handle more than one medical condition at the same time?
Transplants due to hepatitis C have declined dramatically thanks to effective treatment.
Traditionally, the policy has effectively favored those waiting for a liver in rural areas.
Medical professionals and liver disease specialists reported results from a study done on hep C infected organs and transplant recipients.
Personal struggles with liver disease led Donna Cryer to advocacy.
This rapid regimen could open the door for more transplantations of HCV-infected organs.
Autumn is a season of life when the days slow down a bit, and we enter a time of clarity.
Rising rates of obesity are fueling the epidemic.
There is perhaps a nine-year lag between increases in obesity and a rise in additions to the NASH-related transplant waiting list.
The 39-year-old mother was well known online for her posts detailing her diagnosis and fight for treatment.
In my heart and mind, the real story of Erika Zak is about organ donation awareness. With more people listed, less people die.
People who donate part of their liver to save a life should be taken care of––not penalized, says a new opinion piece.
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