In this week's Eblast we offer the following new postings:
HCV Snapshots, by Lucinda Porter, RN, and Alan Franciscus—in this month’s column we write about HCV and the brain, treating HCV patients who drink alcohol, combination therapy with daclatasvir/asunaprevir plus PEG/RBV, increase in liver cancer rates, the benefits of Vitamin D, ‘normal’ ALT levels, and the risk of transmitting HCV through tattooing and piercing.
HealthWise: Part 2 of Searching for Supplements, by Lucinda Porter, RN—Lucinda continues her discussion on supplements and HCV.
Disability and Benefits: Taxation of Disability Benefits, by Jacques Chambers, CLU—in this month’s column Jacques lays out the information you need to know about taxation of disability payments.
HBV Journal Review, by Christine Kukka—This month’s review features important news and journal articles—how HBV and HCV deaths have surpassed HIV deaths, treating immune-tolerant hepatitis B, the benefits of incorporating fish and fatty acids into the diet to help decrease the risk of liver cancer, the protective effects of estrogen, and much, much more.
HBV and HCV Blog:
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Executive Director, Hepatitis C Support Project
Editor-in-Chief, HCV Advocate www.hcvadvocate.org
Editor-in-Chief, HBV Advocate www.hbvadvocate.org
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