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Hepatitis C Articles


Patients face test for hepatitis

24th February 2016

More than 8,000 patients face blood tests after healthcare worker diagnosed with hepatitis C.

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Funding agreed for new drug for hepatitis C

11th June 2015

NHS England has agreed funding for new hepatitis C drug.

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Report due on blood contamination

25th March 2015

Report due on Scottish inquiry into blood contamination between 1971 and 1991.

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Contaminated blood legal case begins

15th January 2015

Legal case in the UK begins to challenge compensation scheme by men who contracted hepatitis C from contaminated blood.

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Biggest recall of patients in NHS history

13th November 2014

Police probe amid fears up to 22,000 patients of dentist could have been put at risk of HIV and hepatitis B and C.

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Hepatitis C vaccine a step closer

7th November 2014

Initial study suggests vaccine against hepatitis C is safe in people.

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One in five drug users not aware they have hepatitis C

6th November 2014

Public Health England says about 20% of drug users in England are unaware they have hepatitis C infections.

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New treatment for hepatitis C

14th April 2014

Scientists say new hepatitis C treatment 'is a breakthrough'.

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Nearly 3 million Americans have hepatitis C

4th March 2014

Federal officials say nearly 3m Americans are infected with hepatitis C and that number could be higher.

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Cheap, paper-based test for liver damage

20th November 2012

The test will show doctors whether a patient's liver has been damaged, and help them to adjust treatment and medications.

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