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Hepatitis C

There Are New Guidelines for Hep C. Should You Get Tested?

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How Common Is Hepatitis C?


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Does Everyone With Hep C Get Sick?


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Who’s Most at Risk of Infection?


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But What If I Never Used Drugs?


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Why Does Everyone Need Screening?


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What About People Under 18 or Over 79?


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Should I Get Screened if I’m Pregnant?


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What Does a Hep C Test Involve?


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Why Did Screening Recommendations Change?


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Are There Other Reasons for the New Recs?


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Are There Barriers to Hep C Screening?


Lexi Krupp

Lexi Krupp

Lexi Krupp is a journalist who covers health and science stories for audio and print. Before moving to New York City, she taught ecology in Wisconsin and Maine.