In people with chronic (long-term) hepatitis C infection, inflammation and fibrosis continue to spread.
Unfortunately, the liver does not start to complain until it is seriously damaged – often only then do people realise that there is anything wrong.
How are you supposed to try and win someone’s heart when you are sick? But if you stand by them, you will find out that they can be the most loyal partner, friend and lover you will ever have whether they are undetectable or not.
The side effects may have left you looking like something from a horror film. They know how to look on the bright side of life even when they are in pain.
There are different types (genotypes) of hepatitis C each with different subtypes.
The Immunization Action Coalition (IAC) publishes articles about people who have suffered or died from vaccine-preventable diseases and periodically devotes an IAC Express issue to such articles. Immigrants and refugees from areas where HBV infection is high, such as Asia, make up one of the highest risk groups in the United States for developing HBV infection.