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When Hepatitis C Causes Heart Damage - HepatitisC.net

As if having the hepatitis C virus was not enough, you may also need to watch for risk of heart damage. We know that the virus can lead to advanced liver disease, cancer, and diabetes, to name a few. 187 more words

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Hepatitis C, a few facts to consider

Information courtesy of the NIH

What is hepatitis C?

Hepatitis* C is a virus, or infection, that causes liver disease and inflammation of the liver. 1,668 more words

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Pharmacokinetic variability

Definition : “Inter-individual variations of a drugs pharmacokinetic parameters, resulting in fairly different plasma concentration-time profiles after administration of the same dose to different patients.”DescriptionSubstantial differences in response to most drugs exist among patients. 174 more words

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Hep-C Scotland - My Hep C Story

Robert’s StoryRobert found out he was probably infected with hepatitis C after a blood transfusion in the mid-1970s, but wasn’t diagnosed until 2008. Find out his experience of needing a liver transplant as a result of his hepatitis C. 7 more words

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Hep-C Scotland - My Hep C Story

Robert’s StoryRobert found out he was probably infected with hepatitis C after a blood transfusion in the mid-1970s, but wasn’t diagnosed until 2008. Find out his experience of needing a liver transplant as a result of his hepatitis C. 7 more words

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So, About that Thing... Again

I got some great news last week—freedom from a long-standing heavy issue.

Remember when I wrote about that thing I have? If not, you can go… 1,014 more words

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Charities mark IRISH AIDS DAY with harm reduction campaign for drug users

Today, Irish AIDS Day, 15th June 2016, the Lord Mayor of Dublin, Críona Ní Dhálaigh, launches a campaign highlighting the increased risk of HIV infection amongst people who inject drugs, particularly ‘snow blow’. 581 more words

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