March 26, 2019

Making OxyContin ‘Tamper Proof’ Helped Spread Hepatitis C

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March 21, 2019

Hepatitis C Analysis Yields Insights into Chronic Fatigue Development

Researchers studied patients with hepatitis C in order to find out the relationship between immune activation and chronic fatigue. New research into chronic fatigue syndrome also […]
March 19, 2019

Living with Hepatitis C – Complications and Tips

Known as the ‘silent killer,’ hepatitis C can cause serious damage to your liver without showing symptoms. WHILE MOST OF THE estimated 3.5 million people in the […]
March 14, 2019

Hepatitis C Fight Hinges on Prisons, Inmate Care

Lawsuits across the country are seeking better but more expensive care for inmates with the infectious disease, who can spread it upon their release. INMATES AND […]
March 12, 2019

‘Patient No. 1’ from a Hep C heart transplant study shares his story

How is the first transplant patient of a hepatitis C-infected heart doing? By the time three transplant physicians approached Tom Giangiulio Jr. about being the first […]
March 8, 2019

Hepatitis C Treatment Slashes Risk of Cancer and Improves Life Expectancy, Study Finds

Life expectancy improves after hepatitis C treatment. A major French study involving nearly 10,000 patients with hepatitis C found that treatment with the new generation of […]
March 5, 2019

Hepatitis C-positive hearts now have transplant potential

Organs that once would have been rejected were successfully used in uninfected patients by Penn surgeons in a clinical trial. A team of Penn surgeons has […]