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Hepatitis Study

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hepatitis c

if turmeric can help or harm pacient with hepatitis c and if no how to use it to help? tnx.
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
...multivitamin if you are concerned about not getting all the best nutrients into your diet. Avoid alcohol. Get vaccinated against hepatitis A and B. Exercise is good to keep your weight ideal so you don't get fatty liver. These suggestions will... 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 »

Hepatitis C & marijuana use - recent study

Dr. Dieterich, I read the below response to the use of marijuana by individuals with Hep C, but... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Vertex Says Hepatitis Study Positive

... On Monday, biotech firm Vertex Pharmaceuticals Inc. said an early study of its experimental hepatitis C drug VX-950 and pegylated interferon found the combination therapy was more effective at reducing blood levels of the virus Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Gene Predicts Response to Hepatitis C Drugs: Study

...slight variation in a person's genetic code could explain why some racial and ethnic groups respond differently to standard hepatitis C treatment, a new study finds. In a clinical trial of 1,671 people with the most common form of hepatitis C... Read more »
American Society of Clinical Oncology

Study Finds Association Between Hepatitis B and Pancreatic Cancer

...Digest: Summary of study being published October 1, 2008 in the Journal of Clinical Oncology , showing that evidence of past hepatitis B infection was twice as prevalent in patients with pancreatic cancer as in healthy people. Quote for... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Nearly 75% of HIV-Positive Homeless in San Francisco Have Hepatitis C Coinfection, Study Says

...Approximately 74% of HIV-positive homeless or "marginally housed" people in San Francisco also have hepatitis C, according to study published in the Journal of General Internal Medicine , the San Francisco Chronicle reports. Researchers Read more »
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insertive oral sex and vih and hepatitis b

Posted by nightsunami
...can i infectet by hepatitis B for insertive oral sex?? i have a negative VIH test from 1 year... Read more »

hepatitis b and insertive oral sex

Posted by nightsunami
...can i infected by hepatitis B from insertive oral sex??im negative test 5 monts and 2 weeks of HIV after my last encountrer- thanks 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 Read more »

Anyone else out there had Hepatitis-B? PLS answer!

Posted by MarkyMark, 3 Replies
...I know this doesnt have anything to go with HIV, but there were no forums for Hepatitis-B so I figure I would give this a shot. I have been goin through an acute episode of Hepatitis-B for 3 months now and cant seem Read more »