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As Hepatitis C Cases Rise, Advocates Question High Cost Of Cure

A new drug that appeared on the market just two years ago is capable of curing Hepatitis C, but for many living with the disease getting access to the drug is a bigger obstacle.

07/28/2015

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CDC To Baby Boomers: Get Tested For Hepatitis C

ATLANTA (AP/WAOK) – The government is recommending all baby boomers get tested for hepatitis C. Anyone born from 1945 to 1965 should get a one-time blood test to see if they have the liver-destroying virus. It […]

08/16/2012

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CDC: All Baby Boomers Should Get Tested For Hepatitis C

For the first time, the government is proposing that all baby boomers get tested for hepatitis C.

05/19/2012

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CDC To Baby Boomers: Get Tested For Hepatitis C

ATLANTA (AP/WAOK) – U.S. health officials want all baby boomers to get tested for hepatitis C. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Friday released draft recommendations calling for all baby boomers to get a […]

WAOK-AM–05/18/2012

Natalie Cole Reveals Second Chance At Life In New Book

  Natalie Cole says the good will of a near stranger may have saved her life. 

11/11/2010