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Dating And Hep C

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Dating with Hep C

I'm a 45 year old woman with Hep C (since 1986 I believe). I'm divorced and have just started to date. Please advice as to:1. Must I disclose to potential sexual partners my Hep C status?2. Is the risk of infecting a partner greater when I have my...
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
...while awaiting results of testing for STDs, especially HIV. You CANNOT tell someone's HIV status by looking at them.As for your hepatitis C: Sexual transmission is uncommon; occurs in about 1 to 3 percent of monogamous couples. However it is not... Read more »

dormant hepatitis c.

I recently started dating someone who has Hep.C. it is dormant. He does not know how he contracted... Read more »

hepC & Tongue Ring

I am currently dating someone who has Hep C , And was worried about contacting the virus ? My... Read more »
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Research Into New Hepatitis C Drugs

... Where to get information on new hepatitis C drugs Discussion Where to get information on new hepatitis C drugs TAG Pipeline Report PDF An Read more »
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Hepatitis C and HIV

... What Is Hepatitis C? How Is It Diagnosed? How Is Hep C Treated? Can Hep C Be Prevented? Hep C and HIV Together The Bottom Line Read more »
Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

HIV and Hepatitis C Co-Infection

... Are you HIV positive and newly diagnosed with hepatitis C (Hep C)?Do you have one virus and think youmight be infected with the other? If so, this brochure answers somebasic questions Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Osteoporosis

...Some health conditions also increase the risk of osteoporosis: Severe malnutrition Low testosterone levels Hepatitis C infection Rheumatoid arthritis and related diseases Advanced kidney disease Thyroid... Read more »
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HIV/HEP C gay men in socal

Posted by dmc
...but in all honesty our relationship had some serious problems long before this immediate health crisis. You see I'm HIV & Hep C+ and he's negative for both. Our relationship began at a time when we were both seeking companionship in our... Read more »

hep c

Posted by Anonymous
...Press Releases HCV in the News HCV Resources & Links Read & Download Choices Order Choices Order Hep C Flyer The Hepatitis C Caring Ambassadors Program presents: Hepatitis C Choices. ... Read more »

Testing tomorrow

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...on my incident even if (and big "IF") she is infected. In any case I want peace of mind I will go tomorrow for a HIV test and HEP C test. I will pray very hard tonite that everything goes well. I did use condoms, but because we are humans and... Read more »

signing my death wish...

Posted by Erica, 4 Replies
...coming from, until I noticed stuff in my mouth last saturday, seemed to be the same until today. My boyfriend and I have been dating 7 months, he is now showing signs as well, chills, stomach problems, stiff neck, and a huge gland in his neck,... Read more »