Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes

Hepatitis C increasing among pregnant women

Hepatitis C infections among pregnant women nearly doubled from 2009-2014, likely a consequence of the country's increasing opioid epidemic that is disproportionately affecting rural areas of states including Tennessee and ...

Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes

FDA approves hep C drugs for kids 12 and older

(HealthDay)—The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved two drugs to treat hepatitis C infection in children aged 12 and older.

Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes

HBV reactivation seen with DAA treatment of chronic hep C

(HealthDay)—For patients with chronic hepatitis C (CHC) treated with direct-acting antivirals (DAAs), hepatitis B virus (HBV) reactivation may occur in those with current HBV infection, according to a study published online ...

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