May 17, 2017

Hepatitis Testing Day

January 14, 2016

The Promise of Pan-Genotype Cure

One treatment which works against all strains of the hepatitis C virus (HCV) appears to be getting closer to reality all the time, as I wrote about […]
January 14, 2016

Hepatitis C: Looking Beyond the Liver

The liver is, understandably, ground zero when it comes to the hepatitis C virus (HCV). However, other body organs are not without consequences from this disease. […]
January 14, 2016

Hepatitis C Deaths Still on Rise

The headlines are compelling when it comes to new medications for treating infection with the hepatitis C virus (HCV): Harvoni cures up to 98% of patients […]
January 14, 2016

Guided by Fibrosis Stage

When to start treatment for hepatitis C can be a hotly debated topic, with sicker patients generally moved to the front of the line. However, the […]
January 14, 2016

The Next Wave of Hepatitis C

Despite a few years of good news with hepatitis C – with several new medications bringing cure rates up to 99% – there is also some […]
January 14, 2016

One Pill for All Hepatitis C Strains?

Hepatitis C comprises several different strains of the virus; in fact, there are six genotypes (numbered 1-6) which infect people. The hepatitis C medications available today […]