Hepatitis C

Hepatitis

Our Hepatitis C specialists are experts in diseases of the liver and help you cope with this illness.

 

What is Hepatitis?

Hepatitis means inflammation of the liver. Toxins, certain drugs, some diseases, heavy alcohol use, and bacterial and viral infections can all cause hepatitis.

 

What is Hepatitis C?

Hepatitis C is a contagious liver disease that ranges in severity from a mild illness lasting a few weeks to a serious, lifelong illness that attacks the liver. It results from infection with the Hepatitis C virus (HCV), which is spread primarily through contact with the blood of an infected person.

 

Hepatitis C Treatment

Patients seeking medical treatment for Hepatitis C are encouraged to join our Hepatitis C Support Group for a comprehensive treatment plan.

 

Hepatitis C Support Group

Living with a chronic disease like Hepatitis C can be difficult, but it is not impossible. Support groups can help you realize you’re not alone and can play an important role in developing and improving coping skills.