Eight Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are in Alaska this week to take part in the Second World Indigenous Peoples’ Conference on Viral Hepatitis.Read More
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World Hepatitis Day Media Release:
Despite the availability of antiviral medicine that can cure all forms of hepatitis C, more effort is required to reconnect people living with the liver-destroying virus with medical care.
Speaking on World Hepatitis Day (28 July), CEO of Hepatitis Australia Helen Tyrrell warned that “access to hepatitis C cures on the PBS is only part of the solution”.Read More