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  1. Hepatitis C Still a Challenge for HIV PatientsRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 19 | US Pharmacist

    A study led by researchers at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania has found that the risk of hepatitis C-associated serious liver disease persists in patients with HIV otherwise benefitting from antiretroviral therapy .

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  2. Wiping Out Hepatitis CRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 25 | WTVF Nashville

    CLEVELAND, Ohio Three point two million Americans are living with Hepatitis C. It was once considered a death sentence but now, new therapies are offering a cure for many.

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  3. In debate on price of new medicines, a middle ground needs findingRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 19 | South China Morning Post

    ... So when California-based Gilead Sciences said last December that its Sovaldi tablet had been approved to treat hepatitis C, the reaction was enthusiastic. Hepatitis C affects 185 million people and is a bigger killer than Aids in some countries. The ...

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  4. Oklahoma dental groups oppose oral surgery measureRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 19 | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... Board of Dentistry. Health officials had asked that Harrington's roughly 7,000 former patients get tested for hepatitis C, hepatitis B and HIV, and eventually determined that a patient had contracted hepatitis C from one of his clinics - marking the ...

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  5. Flood waters could carry health risksRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 19 | Northern Michigan News

    ... plumbing service if you suspect floodwater has entered a well. Make sure you are up to date on shots for tetanus, Hepatitis A and Hepatitis B if you have been in contact with flood waters. Avoid flushing toilets if there is standing water over your ...

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  6. Ask the Doc: Safer Sex During the Black PartyRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 8 | EDGE

    ... acute or primary phase of the infection, when HIV tests are negative. Of course, syphilis, gonorrhea, Chlamydia, Hepatitis B or C, herpes and warts are still easily transmissible. Hope you had fun at Black Party. It was the last one at Roseland! Q: ...

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  7. Keeping Your Liver HealthyRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 19 | Examiner.com

    ... eight Americans suffer from liver problems. That's around 30 million Americans. Out of that, 4 million suffer from Hepatitis C, which can lead to cancer and even liver failure. Although there are other reasons, most problems arise from overworking ...

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  8. Hepatitis C Alert: Baby Boomers Should Be TestedRead the original story

    Friday Apr 18 | US Pharmacist

    In the United States, an estimated 3.2 million people are living with chronic hepatitis C virus infection, the potentially fatal liver disease.1 While anyone can get HCV, more than 75% of these are baby boomers - the generation born between 1945 and 1965.2 In 75% to 85% of persons initially infected with HCV, the disease becomes chronic; ... (more)

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  9. Another U.S. Mumps OutbreakRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 18 | TheDailyBeast.com

    ... is only good, not great. Most studies place the efficacy at around 80%-far lower than that seen with measles and hepatitis B, but much better than the currently available vaccines to prevent influenza, which comes in at about 65% efficacy. And ...

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  10. Last chance to get immunizations at Crow Wing County Public Health before program endsRead the original story

    Friday Apr 18 | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    ... does not cover immunizations, public health offers: tetanus, diphtheria, pertussis; human papillomavirus/Gardasil; hepatitis B; hepatitis A; varicella (chicken pox); measles, mumps, rubella. For students, vaccinations are required to attend school. ...

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  11. Recent Trends in the Treatment of Chronic Hepatitis CRead the original story

    Friday Apr 18 | The American Journal of Managed Care

    Sara C. Erickson, PharmD; Wenyi Qiu, MS; Crystal R. Maas-Patel, PharmD; Sharon M. Wang, PharmD, MS; and Bimal V. Patel, PharmD, MS Since the discovery of the hepatitis C virus in 1989, the chronically infected population has experienced dynamic change.

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  12. Life as We Know ItRead the original story

    Friday Apr 18 | Springer

    ... . The Evolution of Life on Earth and in the Universe. Numerical Analysis of Biocomplexity; D. Deamer and J. Evans. Hepatitis B Virus: Conjectures on Human Interactions and Origin of Life; B. Blumberg. The Record of Early Life: In Search of ...

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  13. How important are all these vaccines for Peruvian travel?Read the original story

    Friday Apr 18 | Ask MetaFilter

    ... the high jungle plateau of Tarapoto, Peru. I am trying to get my preventative care in order, and will be getting Hepatitis A and typhoid vaccines, as well as taking anti-malarial medication. I don't think I will be getting the yellow fever vaccine, ...

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  14. FDA issues health advisory for OxyElite Pro due to possible link to liver damageRead the original story

    Oct 9, 2013 | Examiner.com

    ... of the cluster of liver toxicity that has occurred in Hawaii." Experts say there have been 29 cases of non-viral hepatitis reported so far in Hawaii only. Of the 29 cases reported, 24 of them have the common denominator of using OxyElite Pro. The ...

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  15. Management of Hepatitis C Genotype 1 MonoinfectionRead the original story

    Friday Apr 18 | US Pharmacist

    ABSTRACT: Hepatitis C is a common cause of end-stage liver disease in the United States.

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  16. Engerix-B (Prophylactic Hepatitis B Virus Vaccines) - Forecast and...Read the original story

    Friday Apr 18 | SBWire

    Hepatitis B, which is caused by the hepatitis B virus , is characterized by acute or chronic inflammation of the liver.

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  17. "Ambirix (Prophylactic Hepatitis B Virus Vaccines) - Forecast and...Read the original story

    Friday Apr 18 | SBWire

    Hepatitis B, which is caused by the hepatitis B virus , is characterized by acute or chronic inflammation of the liver.

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  18. Biohazard? Gilead Leads 5 Big-Cap Biotech EarningsRead the original story

    Friday Apr 18 | Investor's Business Daily

    ... current market correction. But specific concerns over sky-high drug prices, notably Gilead Sciences' blockbuster hepatitis C fighter Sovaldi, have spooked investors. Gilead, which now has the biggest biotech market capitalization, has seen shares ...

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  19. New Market Study Published: PharmaPoint: Prophylactic Hepatitis B...Read the original story

    Friday Apr 18 | SBWire

    Hepatitis B, which is caused by the hepatitis B virus , is characterized by acute or chronic inflammation of the liver.

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  20. New Market Report Now Available: PharmaPoint: Prophylactic Hepatitis...Read the original story

    Friday Apr 18 | SBWire

    Hepatitis B, which is caused by the hepatitis B virus , is characterized by acute or chronic inflammation of the liver.

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