Hepatitis C is a viral disease that primarily causes inflammation of the liver, but the effects can be felt throughout the body. Hepatitis C causes inflammation of the liver. Over time, this leads to scarring and severe damage to the liver and its functions. Evenutally, the liver loses its ability…
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The prescription drug benefit arm of CVS said Monday that it will exclusively cover two costly hepatitis C drugs that were until recently the only oral treatments available for the disease, following moves by a competitor to cover an alternative drug.
— Mood swings, memory problems may be triggered by inflammation, researchers say.
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Millions of people in the United States suffer from hepatitis C, but most of them don't even know they have it. Dr. Michael Charlton from Intermountain Medical Center talks more about the disease. An estimated 3-4 million persons in the United States are chronically infected with the hepatitis C virus…
— Without proper care, infection can lead to liver failure.
— Serious complications often avoided with American Academy of Pediatrics-guided therapy.
— Some 3.2 million Americans thought infected
Print this page Learn more about the development of this Hepatitis C vaccine, and who the efficacy of the vaccine is being tested on in two sites in the USA.
Philadelphia's Transportation Authority has filed a lawsuit against Gilead Sciences Inc. over the pricing of its hepatitis C drug. Sovaldi is a highly effective pill treatment for the most common form of hepatitis C without the injections and unpleasant side effects of earlier treatments.