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New Day 1!

It happened. I got the call. Was I home surrounded by my family in a true Hallmark moment? Of course not. I was in the middle of Sam’s Club. 431 more words


Meet Hep-C

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She was nothing but glamour, all the way down to her pleasure state lingerie. You were definitely punching above your weight. A girl like that wouldn’t be carrying anything, right?  297 more words

Safe Sex

Day 84 - DONE!

All of the medicine bottles and boxes of injections are empty. Woohoo!

Grand total – 588 pills and 12 injections – DONE!

The best part? Knowing that I won’t have to do another injection on Friday night and feel lousy for a few days. 154 more words


Jefferson Award Winner Diagnoses Hope In The Midst Of An Epidemic

OAKLAND (KPIX) Hepatitis C is the most common bloodborne infection in the country. In fact, nearly two out of every 100 people have been exposed. This week’s Jefferson Award winner started a clinic in Oakland to help those infected with this liver damaging virus — a unique place where patients are not only changing their lives, but also a community. 378 more words


Vulcan trial to treat genotype 1 of Hepatitis C

Now that the clinical trial for treating Hepatitis C is all over, I’ve been receiving requests for information about I went with the trial. 2,540 more words

Day 71 - one injection left in the box

One injection left in the box after tonight’s shot!! Woohoo! Two weeks from today I’ll be done all of the pills and injections!
I’m up to 497 pills and 11 injections. 326 more words


Day 55 - another milestone

Yesterday was another big day. I received the LAST package of medication that I will need! My last 4 weeks start on Friday!

The usual grand totals are – 385 pills and 8 injections. 560 more words