Egyptian doctors given 'contamination allowance' for the risk of contracting

Egyptian doctors given 'contamination allowance' for the risk of contracting … The current allowance is about 15-30 EGP, the syndicate said, and doctors are the most exposed to contagious diseases, especially respiratory diseases, blood diseases and Hepatitis C, which led … Continue reading

Fatty liver may contribute to higher risk of death for HIV/HCV co-infected people

Fatty liver may contribute to higher risk of death for HIV/HCV co-infected people About a quarter of people in a New York City cohort who had HIV and hepatitis C virus (HCV) died over a ten-year period – a "strikingly … Continue reading

Q&A: Serious question: Is oral sex safe? or are there diseases at risk (besides STDs) like hepatitis, etc.?

Question by Jimbo: Serious question: Is oral sex safe? or are there diseases at risk (besides STDs) like hepatitis, etc.? Actually… I performed “it” for my new girlfriend last night… and also (more importantly!): I ventured on “south” to her … Continue reading

Q&A: Why do homeless people have a high risk of hepatitis C than hepatitis B and others?

Question by lalaland: Why do homeless people have a high risk of hepatitis C than hepatitis B and others? Best answer: Answer by faded_shadoHepatitis C is transmitted by blood to blood contact only. This means that blood infected with hepatitis … Continue reading

What is the risk of carring HCV infection from a wife to her husband through sexual intercorse ?

Día Mundial de la Hepatitis Image by Fundación HCV Sin Fronteras Notas de prensa a HCV Sin Fronteras por el Día Mundial de la Hepatitis Question by yaa_1962: What is the risk of carring HCV infection from a wife to … Continue reading