Hepatitis C Drugs: Putting Profits Before Patients; The CBCD Reviews a

Hepatitis C Drugs: Putting Profits Before Patients; The CBCD Reviews a … “For those infected with the latent HCV, we recommend Novirin or Gene-Eden-VIR. The formula of these natural HCV remedies was shown to reduce hepatitis C symptoms in two … Continue reading

Triple DAA regimen cures hepatitis C patients with rapid response in just 3 weeks

Triple DAA regimen cures hepatitis C patients with rapid response in just 3 weeks Direct-acting antiviral agents (DAAs) used in interferon-free regimens have already brought about a revolution in treatment for chronic hepatitis C, but researchers continue to search for … Continue reading

Study: Merck hep C combo effective in kidney disease patients

Study: Merck hep C combo effective in kidney disease patients Earlier this year, the FDA granted Merck breakthrough status for its combined grazoprevir/elbasvir combination medication for treatment of hepattis C (HCV). Merck is also targeting patients with severe kidney impairment … Continue reading

C Tracker Hepatitis C App Allows Patients To Participate Anonymously In

C Tracker Hepatitis C App Allows Patients To Participate Anonymously In … Boston Children's notes that more than three million Americans suffer from the negative effects of hepatitis C, for which there is no vaccine, so the best way to … Continue reading

Thousands of dental patients offered HIV and hepatitis tests after dentist

Thousands of dental patients offered HIV and hepatitis tests after dentist … More than 3,000 patients of a dentist may have been exposed to blood-borne viruses like HIV and hepatitis. Cardiff dentist Mark Roberts was suspended by the the General … Continue reading

Free Helpline and App for Hepatitis C Patients Offer Peer Support and Self

Free Helpline and App for Hepatitis C Patients Offer Peer Support and Self … help4Hep Viral hepatitis is known as the silent epidemic, because it is a disease that is both under-recognized and underdiagnosed. Hepatitis can result from infection with … Continue reading

Resistance-Associated Gene Variants Found In Hep C Patients Who Received First

Resistance-Associated Gene Variants Found In Hep C Patients Who Received First … First-generation triple therapies for hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection are being phased out in favor of next-generation interferon-free direct-acting antiviral agents (DAAs). When the old drugs are no … Continue reading

As Minnesota insurers limit access to hepatitis C drugs, patients chafe

As Minnesota insurers limit access to hepatitis C drugs, patients chafe RENÉE JONES SCHNEIDER • reneejones@startribune.com Kelly Krodel, right, was diagnosed with hepatitis C soon after her daughter Maddie was born. Because she is healthy, two insurers have denied coverage … Continue reading

Drug Regimen Cures Hepatitis C in Most Liver Transplant Patients in Study

Drug Regimen Cures Hepatitis C in Most Liver Transplant Patients in Study … Kwo said liver transplantation in the United States is mainly the result of cirrhosis — liver scarring — caused by hepatitis C. Liver transplant patients with the … Continue reading

Public Release: 31-Mar-2015 HIV patients experience better kidney transplant

Public Release: 31-Mar-2015 HIV patients experience better kidney transplant … Current guidelines recommend kidney transplantation as the preferred course of treatment for Hepatitis C patients, as compared to continued dialysis; however, these patients experience worse outcomes than their uninfected counterparts. … Continue reading