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'It's Destroyed People's Lives': The Shocking Rise in Hepatitis C-Related Deaths

Hepatitis C is preventable and curable—but it now kills more Americans than any other disease. According to experts, stigma against intravenous drug users and sex workers may be to blame.

Published
22 June 2016
From
VICE
What Do Gilead And Martin Shkreli Have In Common?

The U.S. Attorney for Massachusetts issued Gilead a subpoena pursuant to donations to charities that help patients pay for drugs. Medicare prohibits drug makers from helping patients afford their copays. The investigation could result in a ban on donations to copay charities, a decline in Gilead's customer retention and/or a fall in revenue.

Published
22 June 2016
From
Seeking Alpha
Hepatitis C: Treating People Who Inject Drugs

How can HCV specialists best work with addiction centers to bring potential patients into more complete and comprehensive HCV care?

Published
21 June 2016
From
HCV Next
Fighting the War on HCV Within the Veterans Health Administration System

Hepatitis C virus challenges the Veterans Health Administration in much the same way it challenges others, but with the added burden of post-traumatic stress disorder and a host of other military-specific hurdles, it presents unique challenges for treatment.

Published
21 June 2016
From
HCV Next
Punjab: Government launches special fund for free treatment of Hepatitis C

With this initiative, Punjab has become the first state in the country to provide free treatment to confirmed cases of Hepatitis C, a spokesperson claimed.

Published
20 June 2016
From
Indian Express
Hep C sufferers’ ire at activist-website ban

A website which raises awareness about a medical cure for hepatitis C could be hidden from Australians.

Published
15 June 2016
From
The New Daily
Ireland to expand hepatitis C treatment programme

Anti-viral drugs that can cure Hepatitis C are to be provided to an additional 1,500 people with the disease, the HSE has announced.

Published
15 June 2016
From
Irish Times
A boring killer?

Only 3% of people who have hep C in England have received treatment. What?! How on earth is that acceptable? The problem is that this infection primarily affects injecting drug users and stigma around drug use is preventing public outrage – outrage that could spur on better health treatment.

Published
14 June 2016
From
Addaction
Race does not impact early mortality among patients with chronic HCV

Recent findings published in the Journal of Viral Hepatitis showed that race was a nonfactor in the early mortality of patients with hepatitis C virus infection. African-American patients with kidney disease and low albumin, however, were at greater risk for HCV-related mortality.

Published
13 June 2016
From
Healio
People from occupied territories receive Georgian citizenship for free Hepatitis C treatment

More than 25 people from Georgia’s two Russian-occupied regions have asked for and received Georgian passports so they can benefit from the free Hepatitis C treatment program Georgia offers its citizens.

Published
07 June 2016
From
Agenda.ge
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