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Tag Archives: HCV

Five reasons to get tested for hepatitis C

Five reasons to get tested for hepatitis C

, by San Francisco AIDS Foundation

May 19 is Hepatitis Testing Day. To mark the day, we share vital information about hepatitis C, and encourage you to spread the word about the importance of HCV testing and treatment. Read More

Vending machine will provide free access to safer injection supplies & clean needles

Vending machine will provide free access to safer injection supplies & clean needles

, by Emily Land

People who inject drugs in Las Vegas will have an easier way to obtain safer injection supplies like sterile needles thanks to this new program. Read More

FDA Approves Epclusa Combo Pill for All Types of Hepatitis C

FDA Approves Epclusa Combo Pill for All Types of Hepatitis C

, by Liz Highleyman

Epclusa is a new combo pill of sofosbuvir/velpatasvir that can cure hepatitis C in 12 weeks. Read More

HIV/Hepatitis Coinfection News from the Liver Meeting

HIV/Hepatitis Coinfection News from the Liver Meeting

, by Liz Highleyman

Get an update on how effective new interferon-free treatments are that treat hepatitis C for people with both HIV and HCV. Read More

Guide to Picking a Covered California Plan with HIV, HCV, or PrEP Coverage

Guide to Picking a Covered California Plan with HIV, HCV, or PrEP Coverage

, by Emily Land

A new resource helps Californians living with HIV, and/or hepatitis C, and those looking to start PrEP find an insurance plan that best suits their needs. Read More