Hepatitis

Less than 1 in 3 hepatitis C patients with health insurance are getting the cure

Less than 1 in 3 hepatitis C patients with health insurance are getting the cure

3 days ago   |   New York Post

Fewer than 1 in 3 people infected with hepatitis C are getting the expensive treatments that can cure them.
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Less than a third of insured hepatitis C patients get timely treatment, study shows

Less than a third of insured hepatitis C patients get timely treatment, study shows

4 days ago   |   WESH

According to a new study, there's a highly effective and often curative treatment for people with hepatitis C, but less than a third of insured patients get it within a year of...
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Wake County COVID vaccine clinics add Novavax vaccine

Wake County COVID vaccine clinics add Novavax vaccine

6 days ago   |   WRAL   |   2 articles

Starting Monday, Wake County COVID-19 vaccine clinics will feature the Novavax brand vaccine, which uses a protein-based technology to help prevent diseases like shingles...
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Amid fresh clues about severe hepatitis in kids, researchers ask: Is the phenomenon new at all?

16 days ago   |   NBC News

A new theory suggests that a co-infection of two viruses, plus a genetic marker, could be behind the mysterious cases of severe hepatitis in children.
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Little-known adeno-associated viruses may be key to unexplained hepatitis in kids, studies say

Little-known adeno-associated viruses may be key to unexplained hepatitis in kids, studies say

19 days ago   |   WLKY

Since October, over 1,000 children worldwide, more than 350 of them in the United States, have been diagnosed with hepatitis, or swelling of the liver, with no known cause.
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Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz is paying the price for going ‘woke'

Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz is paying the price for going ‘woke'

22 days ago   |   New York Post

Here are two things that don't go together very well: 1.) Selling caffeinated adult milkshakes for six bucks a cup and 2.) hepatitis.
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The 1st US polio case in 9 years left a man paralyzed. It could have been avoided with vaccination, experts say

23 days ago   |   Business Insider

A shot in the UK that combines vaccines against diphtheria, tetanus, hepatitis B, whooping cough, Hib, and polio. Gareth Fuller/PA Images via Getty Images New York State has...
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P53 in liver cancer: The ultimate betrayal?

1 month ago   |   Science Daily

Researchers identified a novel mechanism by which expression of the tumor suppressor p53 paradoxically promotes liver cancer development in patients with chronic liver disease...
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Hepatitis C: What African Americans Need To Know About The Liver Disease

Hepatitis C: What African Americans Need To Know About The Liver Disease

1 month ago   |   News One

Hepatitis C virus. | Nearly 33 years ago, a collective of scientists leading research at a biotechnology firm nestled in Emeryville, California unearthed the existence of the...
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Chemically modified plant compounds work against hepatitis E virus

1 month ago   |   Science Daily

Hepatitis E virus is widespread, and so far there is no effective drug. In the search for one, the so-called rocaglates have come into focus: plant compounds that can inhibit...
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