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Timely Treatment

When one analyzes the medical records of 1.6 American adults, it turns out there’s a lot to be learned there. Researchers with the Chronic Hepatitis Cohort Study (CHeCS) did just that starting back in 2006 and tracked the ongoing health of those with hepatitis for the next numerous years. 325 more words

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Peter McLoyd

In 1977 I was hospitalized after sustaining a hand injury that required surgery. The day after completing the pre- surgery lab work, I was visited by a nurse who explained that they discovered what she referred to as “non-A, non-B hepatitis.” She also explained that the infection was acute (newly developed) and generally quite mild. 243 more words

Hepatitis C

:: Mengenali Gejala Umum Kerusakan Hati ::

CNI DC715 Virus hepatitis merupakan salah satu penyebab kerusakan liver. Namun penyakit ini sering sulit dideteksi karena tidak ada gejala yang khas. Gejala paling umum dari kerusakan hati adalah jaundice, di mana mata dan kulit menjadi kuning. 185 more words

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North Carolina Urban Survivor's Union

Stigma is such a powerful negative force, It really is.  Drug user health is  a hot topic these days with epidemic proportions of young people using opiates, unintentional overdose death rates surpassing car accident deaths, the reemerging of HIV outbreaks related to injection drug use in southern states where there are no legal syringe exchanges, and hepatitis C endemic among injection drug users. 666 more words

Hospital Warning Thousands To Get Children Tested For HIV, Hepatitis After Surgical Equipment Not Sterilized

SEATTLE (CBS Seattle) – Seattle Children’s Hospital is offering free blood tests to 12,000 families after discovering surgical equipment at its Bellevue Clinic and Surgery Center had not been properly cleaned and sterilized, reports  232 more words



Lupus (or SLE or systemic lupus erythematosus) is an autoimmune disease that can cause many symptoms including joint pains, kidney disease, rashes, blood count disturbances and more. 866 more words