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The facts about hepatitis C

July 12, 2017

The facts about hepatitis C

By uclahealth uclahealth

While it’s gaining more attention among older adults, people of all ages should know about the health complications of hepatitis C, how it spreads and what treatment options are available. What is hepatitis C? Hepatitis C is a virus that infects the liver. It spreads through exposure to blood from an infected person. Hepatitis C […]

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