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A Harder Pill to Swallow

Rick Nash, on how to seize control over the success of your hepatitis C treatment.

Show the Face of Hepatitis C

Telling your story online can help raise awareness and defy stigma about the disease.

All The Normals

Grace Campbell laments about what her doc calls an ‘interesting and complex case’ of hepatitis C.

Pascal’s Wager

Greg Jeffries just took a big bet traveling to India for cheaper, generic hep C treatment.

Treatment Changes

Matt Starr: So far I feel fine, but the dark scepter of ribavirin’s power is smirking in the shadows.

The Long Goodbye

A daughter’s poignant story of her mother’s battle with hepatitis C.

His Luck

From the latest issue of Hep: How one man finally hit the jackpot of a hepatitis C-free life.

Preparing for Hep C Treatment

From gathering resources to figuring out health insurance, here’s what to know.

Coffee and
The Liver

Studies show that a daily cup of Joe can be seriously good for HCV health.

Power Pair

Janssen and Achillion partner up to develop more new hep C treatments.

Near-Perfect Cures

Patients with cirrhosis see 92-100 percent efficacy with Harvoni treatment.

What Causes Liver Cancer?

Hepatitis C is still the biggest risk factor, but other liver diseases can cause it, too.

The Future of HCV Treatment

Highlights from the 50th Annual Meeting of the European Association for the Study of the Liver.

Faint of Heart

Study finds people with hepatitis C are at an increased risk for cardiovascular disease.

Hepatitis C Basics

HCV is an infectious, yet curable disease that attacks the liver. Learn more here.

A Hidden Epidemic

Study finds one in five people with undiagnosed hep C may already have advanced liver disease.

Your Online Hepatitis Community

Check out what everyone's talking about in the Hep Forums.

Get More Veterans Cured

Senator and Presidential candidate, Bernie Sanders urges the VA to break hep C patents.

Travel Alert

CDC warns travelers of a recent hepatitis A outbreak in Mexico.

International Clout

The World Health Organization just added new hep C drugs to its essential medicines list.

Free Hep C Testing

Walgreens is launching a new in-store program across 12 major U.S. cities.

Weight Loss Benefits

One way people with nonalcoholic steatohepatitis can actually help reverse their liver disease.

Mothers Matter!

We won’t be able to eliminate hepatitis B in the U.S. without looking toward women.

Trouble in Appalachia

An upswing in opioid dependency has more than tripled hepatitis C rates in the region.

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Community support
“I am now on my way to India to find out what the process is for buying the generic Sofosbuvir being manufactured there and am recording my experiences in an online diary.  I hope by sharing this experience with you it may help some of you get Sofosbuvir at a much cheaper price than is possible in most western countries.”
gregj’s “Sofosbuvir Generic in India My Experience”

“I have had a couple of morning where I wake up with the shakes, and the days this happens I get really nervous over little things like taking the cat to the vet. It's so strange. I'm usually not high strung like this. Has anyone experienced this while taking Harvoni.”
debham’s “Wake up with the shakes?”

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Hugo Rosen, MD, talks with AASLD about current and emerging regimens for hepatitis C treatment.
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