Hepatitis C is a disease of the liver caused by the hepatitis C virus (HCV).
Canada Hepatitis C January 1, 1986-July 1, 1990 Class Actions Settlement
Important information for Canadians infected through the blood system. Includes definitions, eligibility, procedures, documents, forms, news updates, and FAQs. [English and French]
CDC: Hepatitis C
This fact sheet contains the most frequently asked questions concerning hepatitis C and testing.
Chronic Hepatitis C: Current Disease Management
An introduction, risk factors and transmission, clinical symptoms and signs, testing, biopsy, diagnosis and treatment are some of the topics discussed.
e-Medicine Health: Hepatitis C
Consumer health resource center providing an overview, the causes, symptoms, and treatment. Includes self-care, medications, support groups, and counseling.
eMedicine Health: Current and Future Medications for Hepatitis C
Information on the causes, symptoms, risk factors, and treatment options. Includes a section on drug research.
Hep C Discussion Forum
Forum set up by sufferers and post treatment survivors of Hepatitis C. Aims to help and support, offer guidance, research and on-line community for all.
Includes database about this disease. Includes links, alternative and conventional treatments, studies, literature and patient experiences. Site may be viewed in English, German or French.
Hepatitis C the Silent Killer
Links to medical information, social security, insurance, alternative medications, the authors personal experience and funding. Also a message board.
Hepatitis C: An Epidemic For Anyone
Discusses basic facts about viruses, the liver, and HCV. Includes risk assessment test, personal stories, issues, and forum. Sponsored by the C. Everett Koop Institute at Dartmouth College.
Current information on this disease as well as liver disease, cirrhosis, rebetron and interferon. For the medical professional and patient. Online support groups and patient referred physicians.
International Journal of Medical Sciences
A special issue of articles covering aspects of hepatitis C virology, natural history, epidemiology, molecular diagnosis, treatment of chronic HCV infection, co-infection and transplantation.
Mayo Clinic: Hepatitis C
A discussion of the most serious strain of hepatitis, including symptoms, causes, risk factors, diagnosis, treatment and methods of self-care.
MedlinePlus: Hepatitis C
Directory of factsheets, articles, and news.
National HCV Prison Coalition
The National Hepatitis C Prison Coalition provides support to prison inmates who are suffering from hepatitis.
NHS Choices: Hepatitis C
Provides information on this infection of the liver. Includes a short video on liver health and details of symptoms, causes, diagnosis, treatment, complications and prevention.
NHS Choices: Hepatitis C
Provides information and advice on the blood-borne virus hepatitis C, how to get tested and how to avoid it.
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