Injecting drug use is escalating among Indigenous Australians, bringing with it alarming rates of HIV and hepatitis C infection.Read More
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The first ever World Hepatitis Summit hosted by the Scottish Government and co-sponsored by the World Hepatitis Alliance and the World Health Organisation was held in Glasgow, 2-4 September 2015.Read More
AUSTRALIA ought to lead the world by immediately making life-saving hepatitis C medicines affordable to everyone, says an expert.
AT the fourth International Symposium on Hepatitis Care in Substance Users began in Sydney on Wednesday, Associate Professor Jason Grebely echoed a call made last week by 27 health organisations.Read More
Twenty-seven leading medical associations and health advocacy groups have published an Open Letter to the Federal Health Minister urging the immediate inclusion of breakthrough hepatitis C cures on the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme.Read More