In this recent video, infectious disease expert Dr. Nancy Reau discusses the answers to frequently asked questions about hepatitis C, including what it is, how it is spread, and available options for treatment. Information on how often to expect check-ins during treatment and follow-up and tips for how to stay healthy is also reviewed.
In this video, infectious disease expert Dr. Nancy Reau answers common questions on what to expect after being cured from hepatitis C, such as the need for follow-up appointments, whether alcohol consumption is advised after treatment, and more. Plus, hear from a real patient cured from HCV on how he feels today and his top take-home message.
Special thanks to ALF patient advocate, Kenneth for sharing his story about acute alcohol hepatitis.
CDC guidelines recommend a one-time test for all adults 18 and older and all pregnant women. This animation walks through the history of Hepatitis C.