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Globally, 95% of People Living with a Cancer-Causing Illness Are Unaware

By HFSA | 08/02/2016

On World Hepatitis Day, the Hepatitis Foundation International urges a dramatic scale up in viral hepatitis testing to reduce liver cancer deaths worldwide.  The theme of this year’s World Hepatitis Day, ‘Elimination of viral hepatitis’, explores how everyone – together or as individuals – can do their part to eliminate viral hepatitis. Lack of awareness…

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Hep C Tests Predict Best Meds

By HFSA | 05/27/2016

Quest Diagnostics, Inc., has developed a new test that can detect a mutation in the ‪#‎hepatitis C‬ virus! This will help doctors determine which path of treatment is best for the patient. Hep C Tests Predict Best Meds The Hepatitis C virus can mutate and become drug resistant. But new tests could enable physicians to…

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HCV New Drug Research

By HFSA | 05/27/2016

A new study conducted at Baylor College of Medicine has found that the treatment and cure of ‪#‎hepatitisC‬ can help reduce the risk of‪#‎hepatocellularcarcinoma‬! HCV New Drug Research : Successful antiviral treatment for hepatitis C associated with reduction… Successful treatment for hepatitis C reduces risk of liver cancer later in veteransResearchers found that successful antiviral…

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Your Liver Will Be as Healthy as Your Diet

By HFSA | 05/22/2016

Poor nutrition is rarely a cause of liver disease, but good nutrition in the form of a balanced diet, may help liver cells damaged by hepatitis viruses to regenerate, forming new liver cells. Nutrition is an essential part of treatment. Many chronic liver diseases are associated with malnutrition. Watch the Protein. Too much daily protein…

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Caution! Herbs and Nutritional Supplements

By HFSA | 05/22/2016

What’s the problem? Televised testimonial promotions, as well as advertisements in health and nutrition magazines, aggressively promote the use of herbs and nutritional supplements – frequently without explaining potential dangers or side effects. Nutritional supplements and herbal remedies are readily available in supermarkets, pharmacies, health food stores, and offices of herbal practitioners. The fact that…

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Caution! Children and Acetaminophen

By HFSA | 05/22/2016

Children are not just little adults and medications prescribed or over the counter may be harmful to their liver as all drugs have to be processed through the liver.  This is especially a concern for the use of acetaminophen that is available in various strengths and contained in Tylenol and many other OTC drugs. Children…

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  • Do you always crave something sweet after a meal? Experts reveal why 27 May 2018 03:53 For some of us, no matter how full we are, there's always that craving for something sweet at the end of the meal. But what causes that insatiable – and for the millions of us watching our weight – frustrating post-dinner urge? Is it just habit or is …
  • Experts reveal why we crave sugar 27 May 2018 03:48 For some of us, no matter how full we are, there's always that craving for something sweet at the end of the meal. But what causes that insatiable – and for the millions of us watching our weight – frustrating post-dinner urge? Is it just habit or is …
  • POLL: Homeless issue in San Diego County 27 May 2018 03:39 SAN DIEGO (KGTV) - Recent remedies aimed at reducing San Diego's homeless crisis have not been enough, according to a scientific 10News/San Diego Union-Tribune poll. The poll of 800 San Diego adults showed sentiments about addressing homelessness …
  • N.D. state track meet results 27 May 2018 03:35 1. Century 137.5. 2. Bismarck 117. 3. Legacy 92. 4. Fargo South 66. 5. Fargo North 61. 6. Grand Forks Red River 51. 7. West Fargo 47. 8. Minot 43. 9. Fargo Davies 31. 10. Mandan 18.5. 11. Williston 17. 12. St. Mary's 15. 13. West Fargo Sheyenne 12. 14 …
  • Family sues Nederland clinic in loved one's death 27 May 2018 03:26 Photo: Guiseppe Barranco, Photo Editor Nederland Police officers posted outside then Optimum Medical Weight Control and Family Wellness on Tuesday while Drug Enforcement Agency officers execute a search warrant. Photo taken Tuesday, October 24, 2017 …
  • Insight: What tips men over the edge of despair 27 May 2018 03:14 Raymond Soltysek was only five years old when he first felt something going “wonky” in his mind. “I was walking home with a wee girlfriend and I just remember my head physically filling with something black, like a cloud or oil,” he says. “I snapped at …
  • Hepatitis A Now Hits Nashville And There Is Not Enough Vaccine 27 May 2018 02:56
  • Opioid Treatment Program Helps Keep Families Together 27 May 2018 02:13 Velva Poole has spent about 20 years as a social worker, mostly in Louisville, Ky. She's seen people ravaged by methamphetamines and cocaine; now it's mostly opioids. Most of her clients are parents who have lost custody of their children because …
  • Snow Patrol's Gary Lightbody claims he could have suffered the same tragic fate as tragic DJ Avicii 27 May 2018 02:01 He's been open about his on-going battle with addiction and depression. And now Snow Patrol frontman Gary Lightbody has admitted to The Daily Telegraph on Sunday, that he could have suffered the same tragic fate as the late superstar DJ Avicii. The …

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I have treated hepatitis in my area in Honiara. And saw my patients cured ...

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Wales hepatitis news. We aim to raise enough AWARENESS in South Africa so every person knows their status ... #GetTested #KnowYourStatus #NOhep by 2030 #FindTheMissingMillionsBBC Wales Evening News : Wednesday 16th May 2018 A campaign has been launched in an attempt to eliminate Hepatitis C from Wales within the next decade. Broad... ...

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A Really nice snack, healthy broccoli ... Add bits and pieces of bacon fried in coconut oil too, or mushrooms, whatever tickles your taste buds

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Broccoli Tots - Perfect Low-Carb SNACK!
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