Prospect of elimination at hand, but barriers to treatment must be overcome.

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”.

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Frozen berries recalled again over hepatitis A fears

Creative Gourmet frozen berries are being taken off shelves across Australia after another hepatitis A scare hit the brand.

The food safety regulator issued the "precautionary" recall on Friday, asking anyone who had bought the Creative Gourmet Frozen Mixed Berries 300-gram product with a best-before date before January 15, 2021 to return it immediately to the supermarket for a refund.

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