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Hepatitis C Support Groups

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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

... Not enough family doctors are testing for hepatitis C, and many people with the infection are unaware they have it, according to Dr. Kelly Kaita, director of the viral hepatitis investigative Read more »
The Body

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

... Welcome to This Month in HIV. I'm Terri Wilder . This month's topic is HIV and hepatitis C coinfection. Up to one third of people with HIV are estimated to also have hepatitis C, and living with both viruses is no picnic. Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

United Kingdom: Cuts Raise Fears for Prostitutes' Health: Edinburgh Support Group Loses Vital Funding

...not the highest-risk group, and we agree gay men are the most at risk," said Jinty Kerr of Scot-Pep. "However, there is still hepatitis C, gonorrhea, syphilis, and a range of other diseases that women working in the sex industry can contract. We... Read more »
HIV i-Base

Deciding Whether to Treat Hepatitis C

... Treatment tips Advantages of using hepatitis C treatment Advantages of delaying treatment Deciding whether or not to treat hepatitis C (HCV) is anindividual and complex Read more »
Connect With Others

searching for a support group and friends

Posted by LoJoFo
I am searching for a hiv support group in the Clearwater/Tampa Bay area to attend or other hiv positive people to hang out with Read more »

Seattle, WA - friends - support groups

Posted by faraday
...I live in Seattle, WA and am looking for some friends in the area. I was also curiuous if anyone knows of some good support groups in the area too. I have been having a difficult time finding some that meet my work schedule. Read more »

support groups?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
I'm looking to join a support group in my area. I would like to find people around my own age (18-28) to relate, talk whatever. I am in minneapolis MN. Anyone know of a group that kinda fits this? let me know Read more »

Support Group for Wives of Poz Husbands

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Do any of you know if an online group exists for wives with poz husbands? Read more »