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Hepatitis C Support Group

Here's a taste of what TheBody.com has to offer on this topic:
Ask the Experts

Transmission of Hep C? (HEPATITIS C TRANSMISSION VIA SALIVA, 2010)

Dr., I so appreciate your honesty and yet I feel you are a bit naive. Transmission is a lot more common than you are letting on. I am 61 and have had hepc for most of my life. I got it from IV drug use I think. To say almost nonexistent when talking...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,Thanks for your post; however, I take exception to your comment I am naive about hepatitis C transmission. My comments are based on the scientific epidemiological information that is currently available. The current science Read more »

consequences of snorting cocaine (HEPATITIS C and SNORTING COCAINE, 2010)

Hi,I snorted cocaine for the first time last weekend, using a shared dollar bill. My nose didn't... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Canada: Manitoba Liver Expert Says Too Few Doctors Testing for Hepatitis C

...volunteers hit the streets of Winnipeg to raise awareness of the virus, which affects one person in 12 globally. Kirk Leavesley, a hepatitis C support group counselor, said many people are afraid to bring up the infection to their doctor because... Read more »
The Body

This Month in HIV: Update on Hepatitis C/HIV Coinfection

...treatment, since treatment can be a challenge. Here are some tips if you do need to go through hepatitis C treatment. Join a support group to hear how other people are dealing with their side effects and for reassurance that what you're... Read more »
HIV i-Base

Deciding Whether to Treat Hepatitis C

...someone with you to appointments,particularly if there are psychological sideeffects that you need to discuss. Consider joining a support group. Advantages of using hepatitis C treatment You can clear the virus. Treatment can improve... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

Hepatitis C: Be Positively Aware of the Risk of Transmission and Treatment

...help strengthen the immune system. Regular medical attention is important and new problems should be identified immediately. Hepatitis C support groups are available to provide encouragement to those experiencing problems and challenges living... Read more »
Connect With Others

Hepatitis C

Posted by saylomoon, 1 Reply
...Hola amigos, como sabran tuve una posible exposicion con agujas mi pregunta, si alguien sabe, el periodo ventana para hepatitis C, hasta cuantos anos o meses se amplia, ya que en unas paginas lei que eran 6 meses y en otras son 3 anos. tengo... Read more »

Hepatitis C

Posted by capeac, 1 Reply
...no tengo de nuevo hora para la consulta y me gustara saber que sabeis sobre la fiabilidad de los resultados en el test de la Hepatitis C. ?Es cierto que cabe la posibilidad de un falso negativo -ojo estoy hablando de la Hepatitis C no del VIH-... Read more »

Periodo en caso de coinfeccion con la hepatitis c?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Alguien me podria decir si con 6 meses seria suficiente? Read more »

HEPATITIS C SUFFERERS PLEASE READ

Posted by hepatitisC
...If you or anyone you know is a Hepatitis C sufferer please call 888-527-7779 x14 We are conducting a telephone study and if you qualify you will receive an incentive for Read more »