A new study from the University of Southern California could push forward a successful cure for chronic Hepatitis b (HBV) especially that HBV mothers greatly risk their child of acquiring the same infection.
Despite best efforts to try and bring down Hepatitis C-related cases, deaths continue to rise tied up to the disease. In fact an alarming rise saw it reach an all-time high in 2014 as revealed by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention over HIV and Tuberclosis.
The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center has step forward in their study of patients with Hepatitis C virus (HCV) which they recently linked with the probability of the former to developed cancer in the mouth, throat and larynx.
Former Baywatch actress Pamela Anderson gets her 20 lost years back after getting cured from Hepatitis C three months ago.
Customers of Mcdonald's restaurant in Waterloo, New York filed a complaint against the restaurant for a possible health risk spread by one of their employees.
The former Baywatch bade said she hoped everyone with the virus can avail or afford treatment.
The rate of nursing home residents getting infected with hepatitis has increased by an astonishing 48 percent in the past half-decade.
A team of researchers has reported in a phase III clinical trial that a combination drug therapy cures chronic hepatitis C in the majority of patients co-infected with both HIV and hepatitis C.
A federal judge sentenced a former Exeter Hospital employee to 39 years in prison for spreading hepatitis C in more than 45 patients in three states. This is one of the most egregious cases of misconduct by a medical technician.
Acute hepatitis and liver failure of 29 persons in Hawaii is said to be linked to the usage of OxyElite Pro products, a company that supplies weight loss and muscle building supplements.
Government health officials have linked an outbreak of hepatitis A to a frozen organic berry and pomegranate mix sold at Costco.
Regular exercise may reduce a person's risk of developing liver cancer, according to a new study on mice.
Almost 60 people have tested positive for hepatitis or HIV after visiting an Oklahoma dentist who used unsanitary medical equipment on them during their checkup, the Tulsa Health Department said Thursday.
Thousands of people in Oklahoma may have been infected with HIV and hepatitis after health officials discovered evidence that a dentist in Tulsa was not properly sterilizing the tools and equipment he used on his patients, despite knowing that several of them carried the viruses.
We all know that a diet comprised mainly of fast food is bad for your waistline and for your cholesterol, but did you know that a fast food diet can also cause liver damage?
Researchers from the University of Sheffield School of Health and Related Research (ScHARR) are today making a series of recommendations for NHS mental health trusts to change the way they collect and use patient feedback to improve the quality of care for inpatients.