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New State-Level Maps from HepVu Show Impact of Hepatitis C Epidemic Across the U.S. Img
Hepatitis C

New State-Level Maps from HepVu Show Impact of Hepatitis C Epidemic Across the U.S.

The data also reveals an estimated 2.3 million people living with HCV infection in the U.S. between 2013 and 2016, with a high burden in the West and in some Appalachian states.

New Professional Resources for Providers to Address HIV/HCV Coinfection Img
Hepatitis C

New Professional Resources for Providers to Address HIV/HCV Coinfection

Several new HIV/HCV coinfection resources for the HIV workforce were recently released by partners of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Here's the department's quick roundup.

National Viral Hepatitis Action Plan
Hepatitis C

Updated National Viral Hepatitis Action Plan 2017-2020 Released

Reflecting recent trends in viral hepatitis infections and deaths, as well as new and improved strategies for prevention, care and treatment, the new Action Plan is the roadmap for addressing viral hepatitis in the U.S.

Report Concludes Elimination of Hepatitis B and C in U.S. Feasible Img
Hepatitis C

Report Concludes Elimination of Hepatitis B and C in U.S. Feasible

A new report affirms that it would be possible to eliminate hepatitis in the U.S. with the right resources, commitment, and strategy. Importantly, the report also concluded that in the short term, disease control -- a reduction in the incidence and p...