An employee of a Hardee's branch in Mecklenburg County, North Carolina is identified as the source of the recent hepatitis A outbreak. Diners of the restaurant are now encouraged to seek vaccination.
The use of heroin and other injection drugs played a significant role in the recent increase of Hepatitis C cases.
Excessive consumption of energy drinks linked to the development of hepatitis
In a new pilot study presented at The International Liver CongressTM in Barcelona, Spain, researchers reported a 90 percent cure rate of HCV using a new experimental antiviral treatment for six weeks.
A new study conducted by researchers at the University of Oxford gives a new ray of hope in the possibility of treating and preventing both human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and Hepatitis C (HCV).