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Number 1 Cause Of Hepatitis

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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 bleed and I didn't notice any blood on the note. I definitely won't do it again, but I have become really anxious as a consequence of using it. My legs...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...by sharing drug sniffing equipment printer friendly version send to friend glossary commentRoger Pebody, Thursday, September 11, 2008Hepatitis C can be detected in the nasal passage, and in straws which are inserted in the nose, report... Read more »

HIV (HIV and HEPATITIS C from SNORTING COCAINE through a rolled-up dollar bill, 2009)

If someone is HIV positive and you share a note while using cocaine can you become infected??? Read more »

Dr. Bob, can i woohoo, please answer? Will donate. (HEPATITIS C AND DELAYED HIV SEROCONVERSION, 2010)

Dr. Bob, I have had one time unprotected sex with a stranger in the past, she told me that she had... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Hepatitis B FAQs for the Public

...Hepatitis B been decreasing? Yes, rates of acute Hepatitis B in the United States have declined by approximately 82% since 1990. At that time, routine Hepatitis B vaccination of children was implemented and has dramatically decreased the rates... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Hepatitis A FAQs for the Public

...Rates of Hepatitis A in the United States are the lowest they have been in 40 years. The Hepatitis A vaccine was introduced in 1995 and health professionals now routinely vaccinate all children, travelers to certain countries, and persons at... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

FAQs for the Public: Hepatitis C

...or liver cancer. Statistics How common is acute hepatitis C in the United States? In 2006, there were an estimated 19,000 new hepatitis C virus infections in the United States. However, the official number of reported hepatitis C cases... Read more »
Project Inform

Project Inform's Policy Team Expands Hepatitis C Advocacy Efforts

...of their status. Chronic HCV can lead to cirrhosis, liver failure, and is the leading cause of liver cancer in the US. Nearly 15,000 people die per year from this preventable disease. In addition, an estimated 25-30% of people with HIV are... Read more »
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Hepatitis C and Coinfection

Posted by statusCunknown, 1 Reply
...about Hepatitis C? For those of you who live in the New York Tri-State Area, I'm including info about an awareness march on May 18th. If you have any questions or concerns, please email at the address below my name. Good Nite Shari... Read more »

hep c

Posted by Anonymous
...and submit it ? and your e-mail will be sent to President Bush and your elected officials in Congress. May 18, 2006 Subject: Dear Mr. President, Our country is currently in the midst of a very real epidemic: the... Read more »

besides obvious mental issue lol,can i go woohoo?

Posted by bios23, 3 Replies
...cope with it) and 4 weeks ago we met for 'protected oral sex' only at his place. this is the order in which things happened 1) He put the condom on and then I licked his balls once (literally) and then I performed oral sex on him once (with... Read more »

Infectious or Intoxication Diseases?

Posted by Anonymous
...because it was obvious that AIDS only occurred in certain communities (homosexuals who lived the "fast-lane-lifestyle"). In 1983 the US health minister proclaimed on a press conference that a US researcher had discovered a retrovirus which was... Read more »