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I pinned this post because of its details on Hepatitis C. Many diseases have a stigma too them and Hepatitis C has the stigma of being spread through hugs. This is a great way for public health to be spread out for more awareness. Nursing School Tips, Nursing Career, Nursing Tips, Nursing Notes, Nursing Schools, Nursing Graduation, Medical Facts, Medical Information, Hepatitis C

What Is Hepatitis C? Symptoms, Causes, Diagnosis, Treatment, and Prevention | Everyday Health

Hepatitis C causes about 399,000 deaths each year worldwide — yet many people don't know how you get it, what causes it, or even if they have the infectious disease. Learn all about hepatitis C, from symptoms to treatment.

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Approximately three million Americans are living with hepatitis C and up to 75 percent don’t know they are infected – placing them at serious risk for liver disease, cancer, and death. Liver Cancer, Liver Disease, Hepatitis C, University Of Manitoba, Vital Signs, Liposuction, Healthier You, Talking To You, Cancer Awareness

May 19 Is Hepatitis Testing Day

During May’s annual observance of Hepatitis Awareness Month, May 19th will be recognized as the first-ever Hepatitis Testing Day in the United States. The Action Plan for the Prevention, Care, and Treatment of Viral Hepatitis (Action Plan) called for the establishment of this national testing day as one of the important actions to be taken to address the fact that millions of

If you are at risk for hepatitis C, ask your doctor about getting tested. The only way to know if you have hepatitis C is to get tested. Hepatitis C, Data Collection, Awareness Ribbons, Statistics, Trials, Disorders, Clinic, Blood, Love You

Recognizing Hepatitis Awareness Month

"During Hepatitis Awareness Month, we posted facts/statistics about Hepatitis C (HCV), and information about current treatment advancements and clinical trials. Why is it important to recognize Hepatitis Awareness Month? According to the CDC's Universal Data Collection (UDC) surveillance project, 6,950 out of the 18,300 #hemophilia patients enrolled had Hepatitis C from contaminated blood. This suggests that about 38% of our community lives with HCV."

Undergoing antiviral therapy can reduce the risk of liver cancer among patients who have chronic hepatitis B infection. Liver Cancer, Liver Disease, Hepatitis B, Stem Cells, Mothers Love, Genetics, Drugs, Health Tips, The Cure

Most Detailed Picture Ever of Key Part of Hepatitis C Produced by Scripps Research Institute Scientists

The most detailed picture yet of a crucial part of the hepatitis C virus, which the virus uses to infect liver cells has been determined by scientists at The Scripps Research Institute.