Information is also easily accessible for anyone exposed to, or affected by, Hepatitis C.
A service finder provides up-to-date information about Hepatitis C-related services in local NHS Health Boards.
This is a warm-hearted and exclusive community for singles with Herpes and STDs.
Whether you are living with Herpes, HPV, HIV/AIDS or any other STDs, here you can meet new friends or even a potential spouse, find communal support and get on with your life.
All quotes are genuine (all names have been changed) and are the result of Dr Harris’ interviews with service users and people living with hepatitis.
When you have Herpes, HPV, HIV or any STDs, it can make you feel like you are all alone in the world.Chronic HCV is known as a "silent" killer because symptoms often don't appear until the liver is severely damaged.Left undiagnosed, HCV can lead to cirrhosis which can progress to liver failure or liver cancer.HCV is primarily spread by blood-to-blood contact and is associated with intravenous drug use, contact with poorly sterilized medical equipment and blood transfusions before 1992.Researchers at the Toronto Western Hospital (TWH) Liver Clinic have found that a simple drug regimen delivered over 12 weeks achieved sustained eradication of several genotypes of the hepatitis C virus (HCV) in 99 per cent of the trial's patients.