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Hepatitis Awareness Week NSW 2015

Hepatitis Awareness Week NSW 2015 runs from 27 August to 2 July 2015.  This year’s theme is Time to Act because with new treatments soon to become available we want to encourage people to see that now is the Time to Act on viral hepatitis. 212 more words

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Beginning of Week 7--Blood Test Results

Beginning my 7th week on Harvoni, here are some blood test results.  Most noticeable to me are the changes in my AST and ALT liver enzymes.   73 more words


The Buzz of Caffeine

Coffee brings a variety of health benefits. For the sake of your liver, it’s not just coffee but any form of caffeine that provides a “perk,” so to speak. 336 more words

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April 24th--Six Weeks--

I now have been on treatment for six weeks, so I’m half way thru the 12 weeks I’ve been prescribed.  I have to admit, that the past week has gotten a bit more difficult where the rapid heartbeat and breathing are concerned.   78 more words


Gilead To Give Away Pricey Hepatitis C Drug Sovaldi In Republic Of Georgia

FOSTER CITY (KCBS) — Gilead Sciences has made billions of dollars from its hepatitis C blockbuster drug Sovaldi, and is now looking to give away the expensive treatment in some countries in an effort to eradicate the disease. 165 more words