Lucinda K. Porter, R.N.

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Hepatitis C and Sugar

Is sugar bad for the liver? What about stevia, agave, honey, and coconut sugar? What people with hepatitis C need to know.

By Lucinda K. Porter, R.N. for HCV Advocate

Love, Sex, and Hepatitis C

"Although the risk of becoming infected with hepatitis C through unprotected sexual intercourse is low, it is still possible," writes Lucinda Porter, R.N.

By Lucinda K. Porter, R.N. for HCV Advocate

Living With Hepatitis C and Stress

Lucinda K. Porter, R.N., discusses ways to manage stress, sleep, pain, and symptoms from hepatitis C and its treatment.

By Lucinda K. Porter, R.N. for HCV Advocate

Hepatitis C: Working With a Health Coach

"I fought the idea of working with a coach," Lucinda K. Porter writes. "It took me five years to decide to work with a coach. The experience was profound and it was fun."

By Lucinda K. Porter, R.N. for HCV Advocate

Tips for Staying Alcohol-Free at Social Events

Abstinence from alcohol is advised for people living with hepatitis C. Whether or not drinking is a problem for you, holidays and other social occasions are filled with temptations. Here are some strategies that can help you stay alcohol-free in soci...

By Lucinda K. Porter, R.N. for HCV Advocate