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Dental patients advised to get tested for HIV, hepatitis

Some patients treated by a Tennessee dentist have been advised to get tested for HIV, hepatitis B and hepatitis C.

Could opioid crisis play a role in recent rise in Hepatitis C cases reported?

It's a disease that could be hiding in your body for decades without you even knowing about it.

North Carolina fights rising hepatitis C infections

A multi-million dollar initiative to fight hepatitis C infections is launching in North Carolina after the opioid crisis caused a dramatic spike in statewide infections.

Federal judge: North Carolina must stop limiting hepatitis drugs

A federal judge is ordering North Carolina prison authorities to quit denying expensive medicines to most inmates believed to carry a potentially deadly blood-borne infection.

Superbug infections rising among injection drug users

One type of superbug bacteria is increasingly spreading among people who inject drugs, according to a new government report.

Hepatitis C cases increase rapidly among young in SC

The proportion of new hepatitis C cases contracted by young people South Carolina has more than doubled in South Carolina in six years.

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