Hepatitis C is a contagious infection that causes inflammation of the liver tissue. Over time Hepatitis C can cause severe damage to the liver. There are often few early signs of Hepatitis C infection: often patients are unaware of their infection until years later when liver damage is evident in medical tests. Learn more about… Continue Reading »

There are existing treatments for Hepatitis C. Because the infection may be mild, treatment is not always necessary. Individuals with slight liver abnormalities may require only follow-up blood tests to monitor the liver function. In fact, approximately 10% to 25% of individuals will clear the Hepatitis C virus from their bodies with no or little… Continue Reading »

  Hepatitis C is a virus that causes inflammation of the liver.  If so, you may be able to take part in an upcoming clinical research study testing a medication for the treatment of hepatitis C. Basic qualifications are:   18 and older Male or Female Must have been diagnosed with chronic Hepatitis C virus… Continue Reading »