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Hepatitis C treatment

Roger Pebody

Deciding on the best time to take treatment for hepatitis C is not straightforward.

It’s important to get support and advice to help you with this decision.

There are pros and cons to taking treatment for hepatitis C now or leaving it till later.

If hepatitis C treatment works, it will cure you of hepatitis C.

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Hepatitis C treatment

Published February 2013

Last reviewed February 2013

Next review December 2015

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Community Consensus Statement on Access to HIV Treatment and its Use for Prevention

Together, we can make it happen

We can end HIV soon if people have equal access to HIV drugs as treatment and as PrEP, and have free choice over whether to take them.

Launched today, the Community Consensus Statement is a basic set of principles aimed at making sure that happens.

The Community Consensus Statement is a joint initiative of AVAC, EATG, MSMGF, GNP+, HIV i-Base, the International HIV/AIDS Alliance, ITPC and NAM/aidsmap