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2 hrs ago | ClickOnDetroit
Carmen: IN "GOOD HEALTH," GETTING TESTED FOR HEPATITIS B OVER AGE 50, THE ANSWER SHOULD BE YES.
7 hrs ago | Lake Cowichan Gazette
As we mark World Hepatitis Day , it's important to acknowledge that more than 130,000 British Columbians are hepatitis B and/or C infected.
8 hrs ago | Health.com
If you're like most people, you probably don't give your liver a second thought.
8 hrs ago | NewsOne
According to the CDC , hepatitis C is a contagious liver disease that ranges in severity from a mild illness lasting a few weeks to a serious, lifelong illness that attacks the liver.
9 hrs ago | WUSA-TV Washington
Sovaldi is a breakthrough drug for Hepatitis C patients, but some say the cost places a huge burden on everyone.
12 hrs ago | Newswise
World Hepatitis Day takes place annually on July 28 and is dedicated to raising awareness of viral hepatitis and the illnesses it causes.
13 hrs ago | AlertNet
A relative of a person suffering from Hepatitis-B helps him drink water at a hospital in Modasa, in India's western Gujarat state February 17, 2009.
14 hrs ago | Medical Daily
On Monday, July 28, the World Health Organization will look to raise awareness regarding treatment, prevention, screening, and control options for viral hepatitis and its related diseases through the global campaign, World Hepatitis Day .
18 hrs ago | Portsmouth Today
Ron Butterfield takes a hepatitis C antibody swab test at QA Hospital, with Hepatology Nurse Karen Gamble.
19 hrs ago | Customer Interaction Solutions
Medivir AB announces that results from the phase II COSMOS clinical study were published July 28 in The Lancet, demonstrating that 92 percent of genotype 1 chronic hepatitis C virus adult patients treated with simeprevir in combination with sofosbuvir achieved sustained virologic response 12 weeks after the end of treatment .
20 hrs ago | Medical News Today
In a new study published in the journal Hepatology , researchers from the UK reveal that hepatitis C virus genotype 1 is the most prevalent worldwide, accounting for 46% of all hepatitis C infections.
Some 225,000 blood donations collected in southeastern England in 2012-2013 were screened retrospectively for HEV RNA.
Experts said that around 1,200 "blood components" containing the virus are likely to be transfused every year in England.
Holiday season is upon us and although we have seen rather a lot of sunshine over the past few weeks, you may have a sunny trip abroad to look forward to.
India has over 40 million Hepatitis B infected patients, second only to China, and most people with chronic Hepatitis B or C are unaware of their infection, putting them at serious risk of developing cirrhosis or liver cancer which are life threatening.
Mysore, July 27- Narayana Multispeciality Hospital, Mysore, is observing World Hepatitis-B Day through a free Hepatitis Screening Camp on July 28 and 30 from 10 am to 1 pm.
The aim of this study was to assess whether two-years treatment with Pirfenidone influences necroinflammation, fibrosis and steatosis, serum levels of TGF-beta1, IL-6, TNF-alpha and CB1 and CB2 gene expression, in patients with chronic hepatitis C .
Updated: Mon Jul 28, 2014 07:41 pm
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