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The Big Trust Factor: How African Americans Can Help Find Better Treatment For Hep C

LaTroya Hester | Posted 03.18.2016 | Black Voices
LaTroya Hester

We don't trust the news. We don't trust the "system". And then there's that cousin on our daddy's side who we love, but just don't trust. In this same vein, when it comes to scientists, researchers and even our own doctors, we say, "I just don't trust 'em."

Pamela Anderson Shares Nude Photo To Celebrate Being Free Of Hepatitis C

The Huffington Post | Julia Brucculieri | Posted 11.09.2015 | Entertainment

Pamela Anderson is officially free of Hepatitis C. The 48-year-old celebrated the good news in typical Pam Anderson fashion by posting a nude photo o...

Raising Awareness And Encouraging Testing On World Hepatitis Day

Lucinda Porter | Posted 07.28.2015 | Healthy Living
Lucinda Porter

The global hepatitis community is coming together for the 6th annual World Hepatitis Day on Tuesday July 28th. This year's campaign is called 4000 Voices, referring to the fact that 4000 people die every day due to hepatitis B and C.

Lydia O'Connor

San Francisco Crack Pipe Exchange Program Plans Expansion

HuffingtonPost.com | Lydia O'Connor | Posted 05.22.2014 | Politics

SAN FRANCISCO -- San Francisco’s brazen crack pipe exchange isn’t going anywhere, its organizers say, even if the city won’t condone -- let alon...

Man Spits Blood In Officer's Face, Says 'I Have Hep C': Cops

The Huffington Post | Sebastian Murdock | Posted 04.22.2014 | Crime

An Indiana man is facing multiple charges after he allegedly spit blood into the mouth and face of a police officer and told the officer he had Hepati...

Inaugural African American Hepatitis C Action Day: Get Tested, Get Treated and Get the Word Out

C. Virginia Fields | Posted 05.26.2015 | Black Voices
C. Virginia Fields

I believe it's not only a decision, but also a duty. Getting tested and getting treated is making a commitment to your family, friends, other loved ones, and our entire community that Hepatitis C will not destroy us. We have too much to live for and too much work to do.

Will Getting A Hep C Test Ruin Your Insurance Chances?

The Huffington Post | Anthonia Akitunde | Posted 06.21.2012 | Fifty

Headlines were made last month when the CDC released a draft proposal urging all baby boomers to get tested for hepatitis C, the blood-borne liver dis...