Hepatitis News Update

Week Ending July 18, 2022 Access to hep C treatment reducing morbidity and mortality among people who inject drugs“A longitudinal cohort study of persons with a history of injection drug use has found that more people who inject drugs (PWID) are receiving Hepatitis C...

My Choices News Update

Week Ending July 18, 2022 5 Simple Hobbies To Help You Lead an Incredibly Healthy Lifestyle“If you want to lead an incredibly healthy lifestyle, but don’t have extra time to spare for the gym, you’re certainly not alone. What if you could get in better...

Lung Cancer News Update

Week Ending July 11, 2022 Symptoms and Warning Signs of Lung Cancer as Perceived by Primary Healthcare Providers “For a study, researchers sought to examine ways to improve patient help-seeking for lung cancer warning signs and symptoms from the perspective of primary...

Hepatitis News Update

Week Ending July 11, 2022 Hepatitis C Virus Reinfection Risk After Successful Therapy in HIV-Positive Patients“The risk for hepatitis C virus (HCV) reinfection among individuals with with HIV infection was most increased among men who have sex with men (MSM),...

My Choices News Update

Week Ending July 11, 2022 CBD For Seizures: Benefits, Risks And More“One in 26 people in the United States are diagnosed with epilepsy at some point in their lives. Although anyone could potentially experience a seizure, individuals diagnosed with epilepsy are...

Lung Cancer News Update

Week Ending July 5, 2022 Lung Cancer Treatment Efficacy Not Directly Affected by COVID-19, Study Finds“A new analysis of patients treated for lung cancer in a French health system suggests the COVID-19 pandemic led to an initial drop in new cases but that the efficacy...

Hepatitis News Update

Week Ending July 5, 2022 How Long Is the Incubation Period for Hepatitis C?“Hepatitis C (HCV) is a virus that causes an infection of the liver. It’s transmitted through contact with infected blood. Many people with HCV infections, whether they are acute...

My Choices News Update

Week Ending July 5, 2022 The Role of Liquid Biopsies in Oncology“When a patient has cancer, cell-free tumor DNA circulates in the blood and can be detected in a peripheral blood sample. This is known as a “liquid biopsy,” and it has become a routine practice in...

Lung Cancer News Update

Week Ending June 27, 2022 Lung cancer patients treated with immune checkpoint inhibitors can be safely vaccinated against COVID-19, study says “Cancer patients have received priority status to receive COVID-19 vaccinations but there is limited data regarding the...

Hepatitis News Update

Week Ending June 27, 2022 Towards the elimination of hepatitis C as a public health concern“​NSW Health has today released a comprehensive plan to eliminate hepatitis C as a public health concern by 2028 with the NSW Hepatitis C Strategy 2022 – 2025. Chief Health...