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  • 4 hours ago

    What You Should Know About Hepatitis C

    About 3.5 million Americans have hepatitis C, and 17,000 or so others get it each year. But how much do you know about how this disease is spread, who's most at risk, the symptoms to look for, and the treatments that are available? Learn the basics here:
  • 6 days ago

    help me my hepatitis profile.

    im a hepatitis b reactive, help me to understand my profile thanks !

  • 24 days ago

    Pharmacist did not change gloves between patients when administering flu shot.

    Hello, I just had my flu shot give to me and the pharmacist did not change her gloves between the prior patient and myself. Do I need to be tested for anything. Is this legal? Normal? Thanks
  • 1 month ago

    Can I get Hepatitis C/HIV from prolonged nosebleed?

    Hello! I've had a recurring nosebleed (daily) that lasted 2-3 months. I've since done cauterisation. However, I realised that I've been picking at my nose on a daily basis, and it bled everyday. The nose picking happened randomly and my hands were definitely not cleaned or washed. Considering that it was daily for a couple of months, and bleeding everyday, what is the likelihood that I contract Hepatitis C and HIV through the wounds in my nose (from daily surfaces that my hands come into....
  • 1 month ago

    Oral sex and hepatitis

    Hi its me again. . I would like to ask a few questions with regards to my exposure. . I gave a blowjob and had a deep open mouth kissing with a guy of unknown hepa status. . The problem is i had a large mouth ulcer which wasnt bleeding at that time. . Am i at risk?. . Please i want to know ur opinion thanks
  • 2 months ago


    A 27 yr old friend from Madagascar just passed away after a 4 month sickness. It is known that she had hepatitis (not positive which one- I suspect B or C). She had severe weakness and vomiting and after having jaundice for 3 weeks she died- no doubt from liver damage. I lived in Madagascar for a year and am quite disappointed in the medical treatment, especially where she was located (Southern Madagascar- very poor). She has a 20 month old daughter and I am concerned that the child and the 5 family....
  • 2 months ago

    Hepatitis C . can this be cured?

    During recent medical test, my test showed 0.9 on Hep C. As this is close to limiting value of 1 for medical test, i wish to take up a treatment to cure this high level. Is there a cure for Hep. C?
  • 2 months ago

    Can Hep C clear on its own?

    I was diagnosed with Hep C 2 months ago and had a viral load at that time of 4.4 million. My genotyoe is 1a, but my liver panel has always been normal and I have no symptoms. I'm not scheduled to see the GI for two more weeks, but was wondering if it was at all possible that my body will clear itself of the virus on its own? Could it possibly be a mistake?
  • 2 months ago

    Jaundice confirmation

    Since,last 5-6 days , I am unable ,I was suffering from pain in abdomen near belly, my doctor asked to do sonography, sonography was totally normal , but still I am unable to eat ,even doctor give me longifene syrup ,and she said there may be jaundice, but my eyes and skin are not yellow , urine is only darker ,plzzz tell me it is jaundice or anything else
  • 2 months ago

    Understanding the Test Results

    My girlfriend last week called me in a grief stricken panic last week because she failed a medical for a job she was applying for. I was shocked to find out that she tested positive for Hepatitis B, which surprised me since she was given the vaccine at birth and so was I. Today she did the follow up hepatitis profile test and some of the test results were confusing to me. She has a few days before she will speak with her doctor to go over with her the results but to be supportive and also brace myself....