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Hepatitis C treatment for under $300 coming soon

Hepatitis C treatment for under $300 coming soon | Hepatitis C | Scoop.it
Drugs for Neglected Diseases initiative says drug successfully tested in Egypt could be available within 18-24 months
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Study: Cheaper to cure hepatitis C sooner than later

Study: Cheaper to cure hepatitis C sooner than later | Hepatitis C | Scoop.it
The business practices of medicine are keeping people with hepatitis C sick longer in the interest of saving money in the short term, according to new research.
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Patients who pay £1,000 for life-saving drugs online that would cost NHS £35,000

Patients who pay £1,000 for life-saving drugs online that would cost NHS £35,000 | Hepatitis C | Scoop.it
When Kim Crisell, 60, from Witham, Essex, was told he faced certain death from recently diagnosed liver disease three years ago, he went on the internet.
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Judge Strikes Down State’s Restrictions On Access To Life-Saving Drug

Judge Strikes Down State’s Restrictions On Access To Life-Saving Drug | Hepatitis C | Scoop.it
The judge’s decision calls into question similar restrictions by 24 other state programs.
The post Judge Strikes Down State’s Restrictions On Access To Life-Saving Drug appeared first on ThinkProgress.
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Hep C Treatments: New Drugs Offer New Hope

Hep C Treatments: New Drugs Offer New Hope | Hepatitis C | Scoop.it
New treatments are bringing new hope for people with hepatitis C. WebMD has the details
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Prices, Costs, and Affordability of New Medicines for Hepatitis C in 30 Countries: An Economic Analysis

Prices, Costs, and Affordability of New Medicines for Hepatitis C in 30 Countries: An Economic Analysis | Hepatitis C | Scoop.it
Suzanne Hill and colleagues provide an economic analysis of the prices, costs, and affordability of new hepatitis C medicines in 30 countries.
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The Hepatitis C Trust considers legal action over cap on NHS patients allowed to seek treatment

The Hepatitis C Trust considers legal action over cap on NHS patients allowed to seek treatment | Hepatitis C | Scoop.it
NHS England is limiting treatment with new drugs for hepatitis C to 10,000 of the most in-need patients, prompting The Hepatitis C Trust to consider seeking a judicial review of the decision.
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Hepatitis C is on the rise, Killing More People than Any Other Virus | PerfScience

Hepatitis C is on the rise, Killing More People than Any Other Virus | PerfScience | Hepatitis C | Scoop.it
Incidence of #hepatitis C is increasing, killing more people in the US than any other infectious disease https://t.co/gdOoJqqpcY #HCV
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A case for expanding access to costly hepatitis C drugs

A case for expanding access to costly hepatitis C drugs | Hepatitis C | Scoop.it
Two new analyses suggest that treating people during earlier stages of the disease saves insurers in the long run by avoiding expensive complications.
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WHO experts urge fairer pricing of 'unaffordable' hepatitis C cure

WHO experts urge fairer pricing of 'unaffordable' hepatitis C cure | Hepatitis C | Scoop.it
UK treating only the most urgent cases using drugs that would cost a third of its total medicines budget if offered to all No country in the world can afford to treat every patient who has the potentially fatal liver disease hepatitis C using new...
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Living With Hep C: What to Expect

Living With Hep C: What to Expect | Hepatitis C | Scoop.it
You've been diagnosed with Hepatitis C. Here's what you need to know about symptoms, treatments -- and a possible cure.
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Taking Steps to Cure Hepatitis C

Taking Steps to Cure Hepatitis C | Hepatitis C | Scoop.it
Though pricey, new treatment options are much more effective, with far fewer side effects.
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EMA recommends combination therapies for chronic hepatitis C virus

EMA recommends combination therapies for chronic hepatitis C virus | Hepatitis C | Scoop.it
Two new combination therapies that have the potential to cure patients with long-term hepatitis C virus infection and rule out the need for interferon are being recommended for approval across the EU.
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Needle case highlights issue with tracking health workers

Needle case highlights issue with tracking health workers | Hepatitis C | Scoop.it
Lawmakers are trying to tighten regulations after an HIV-positive surgical tech stole syringes with fentanyl and endangered patients at a Denver hospital
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