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Hepatitis C may become rare by 2036: Study

Last Updated: Tuesday, August 05, 2014, 17:21

The deadly hepatitis C could become a rare disease by the year 2036 owing to new effective drugs and widespread screening, says a study.

New combination of pills curing hepatitis C patients revealed

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 29, 2014, 18:48

A new study has revealed a combination of pills that cures 9 of 10 hepatitis C patients and is well tolerated by patients.

10 labs to be set up for testing viral Hepatitis

Last Updated: Monday, July 28, 2014, 21:41

At least 10 regional laboratories will be set up by the National Communicable Disease Centre (NCDC) for the surveillance of viral Hepatitis, a health ministry official said Monday.

Forget injection, pills to cure hardest-to-treat hepatitis C

Last Updated: Monday, July 28, 2014, 15:13

On this World Hepatitis Day, there`s good news for patients, particularly from India, for those suffering from hepatitis C.

World Hepatitis Day: India has the second highest number of Hepatitis B infected

Last Updated: Monday, July 28, 2014, 12:06

Today marks World Hepatitis Day. Established by the World Health Assembly in 2010, this is the fourth celebration of the annual day.This day makes a clarion call for the change in attitude to viral hepatitis and bring about awareness about this global disease.This year’s theme, ‘Think Again’ acknowledges that `we do not know nearly enough about viral hepatitis as a health threat in much of the world.`

India has the second highest number of Hepatitis B infected

Last Updated: Monday, July 28, 2014, 11:38

India has over 40 million Hepatitis B infected patients, second only to China, and most people with chronic Hepatitis B or C are unaware of their infection, putting them at serious risk of developing cirrhosis or liver cancer which are life threatening.

Lack of blood screening causing Hepatitis C

Last Updated: Monday, July 28, 2014, 09:14

Vardhan Singh, a 65-year-old patient of acute anaemia, met with an accident 25 years ago. The grievous injuries he suffered and the loss of blood compelled doctors to transfuse extra blood to his body.

New drug cures Hepatitis C in HIV patients

Last Updated: Sunday, July 20, 2014, 14:28

In a ray of hope for patients infected with both HIV and Hepatitis C, researchers have found that a combination drug therapy cures chronic Hepatitis C in majority of such patients.

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