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As an Adult, It is Your Responsibility to Keep You and Your Liver Healthy

By HFSA | 05/19/2016

Here are just a few things you should avoid to maintain your liver’s health: Avoid excessive alcohol. Most people know that the liver acts as a filter and can be badly damaged by drinking too much alcohol. Liver specialists recommend that more than two drinks a day for men – and more than one drink…

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Living with Hepatitis

By HFSA | 05/19/2016

If you are a hepatitis carrier, it’s your responsibility to avoid spreading your infection to others. Here’s how: Hepatitis viruses can be transmitted by contact with infected blood, seminal fluids and vaginal secretions. Wash your hands with soap and water after touching your own blood or body fluids. Throw personal items such as tissues, menstrual…

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Keeping Yourself Healthy when you have Hepatitis C

By HFSA | 05/19/2016

Monitor the state of your liver at least once a year to determine if the disease is progressing and if cirrhosis or liver cancer is developing. Review all medications with your physician. Some over-the-counter and alternative medicines can harm the liver. Have periodic ultrasound and alpha-fetoprotein blood tests for liver cancer. If pregnant, be sure…

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Your Liver is your Life

By HFSA | 05/19/2016

Your liver depends on you to take care of it… so it can take care of you. It serves as your body’s engine, pantry, refinery, food processor, garbage disposal, and “guardian angel.” The trouble is, your liver is a silent partner; when something’s wrong it does not complain until the damage is far advanced. So…

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Hepatitis C Testing Guidelines

By HFSA | 04/20/2016

Testing Guidelines for ‪#‎hepatitisC‬ may be missing a quarter of all cases! Hepatitis C Testing Guidelines Miss Too Many Cases, Study Suggests A review of blood samples for nearly 5,000 patients seen at The Johns Hopkins Hospital Emergency Department suggests that federal guidelines for hepatitis C… Continue Reading

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Engaging Faith-Based Groups

By HFSA | 04/15/2016

April 15, 2016 • By Michelle Moses-Eisenstein, M.P.H., Public Health Analyst, Office of HIV/AIDS and Infectious Disease Policy, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and Corinna Dan, R.N., M.P.H., Viral Hepatitis Policy Advisor, Office of HIV/AIDS and Infectious Disease Policy, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Hepatitis B and C affect as many…

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Worldwide News

 

  • Targeting one gut bacterium may treat alcoholic liver disease 15 Nov 2019 17:14 Precision targeting of bacteria in a different way to antibiotics shows promise as a treatment for alcoholic liver disease, according to new research in mice. Share on PinterestTargeting a specific bacterium has helped scientists eliminate alcoholic liver …
  • Imo State to set up research unit for diabetes management 15 Nov 2019 16:08 IMO State Government said it had concluded plans to establish a research centre that would monitor and manage diabetic patients in the state. The state Commissioner for Health, Dr Vincent Udokwu, said this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria ( …
  • Fatty liver: Everything you need to know 15 Nov 2019 15:09
  • iciHaiti - Health : Population invited to undergo diabetes screening tests 15 Nov 2019 15:00 iciHaiti - Health : Population invited to undergo diabetes screening tests 15/11/2019 09:53:12 As part of World Diabetes Day (November 14), the National Ambulance Center (CAN) invites people to undergo diabetes testing, healthy eating and exercise. …
  • Chicken Liver Pâté & Mushroom Pâté 15 Nov 2019 14:45 For the Chicken Liver pâté: Ingredients: 1 Tbs Ardo chopped garlic 150 grams Ardo chopped shallots 60 grams Lurpak unsalted butter About 900 grams FOODSAVER chicken livers 1 tsp Maldon sea salt 1 tsp Maldon black pepper 1 tsp fresh thyme* 2 bay leaves* 250 …
  • Four million men circumcised in Tanzania as part of efforts to combat HIV infection 15 Nov 2019 14:14 By John Namkwahe @johnteck3 jnamkwahe@tz.nationmedia.comDar es Salaam. Some 4,456,511 Tanzanian men have been circumcised since the government introduced a Voluntary Male Circumcision Programme in 2009 under the National AIDS Control Programme (NACP) as …
  • Age plays key role in the well-being of patients with Type 2 diabetes 15 Nov 2019 14:03 A team of researchers at Carnegie Mellon University found that age plays a critical role in the well-being of people newly diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes, with younger patients more susceptible to psychological distress resulting in worse health outcomes. …
  • Quirónsalud Alicante launches a Diabetes Unit 15 Nov 2019 13:31 The incidence of the disease has doubled in the past fifteen years. Quirónsalud Alicante launches a new unit, specialised in the treatment of diabetes and its associated illnesses. This multidisciplinary unit is made up of a multidisciplinary team, …
  • Diabetes: Expert Cautions Patients On Food Intake 15 Nov 2019 13:30 In commemoration of this year’s World Diabetes Day celebration, a diabetes expert, Dr Nkiru Nwachukwu, has called on Diabetes patients to moderate food intake in order for them to live long. Speaking at a one-day seminar organised by the International …
  • Oman health: Here's how to know the symptoms of diabetes 15 Nov 2019 13:30 November 15, 2019 | 4:43 PM by Times News Service Muscat: Every year on 14 November, the world observes International Diabetes Day. This year, the slogan for the day is 'Family and Diabetes'. On the occasion, the Health Ministry issued a statement …

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