Tag archive for ‘hepatitis’
By The Dispatch On Friday, April 22nd, 2016

Hepatitis B: Risk of liver cancer not reduced after virus clears, according to researchers

Long-term infection with hepatitis B virus (HBV) can cause liver inflammation and increase the risk of liver cancer. Researchers from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, however, found that resolving More...

By Robert On Tuesday, October 8th, 2013

Hawaii reports dozens of acute non-viral hepatitis cases linked to dietary supplement, OxyElite Pro

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA), the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and Hawaii state health officials are investigating some 29 cases of acute non-viral hepatitis with an unknown cause. OxyElite More...

By Robert On Thursday, July 25th, 2013

England reports increases in hepatitis C diagnoses

With World Hepatitis Day just around the corner (July 28), Public Health England (PHE) released it’s annual hepatitis C report that reveals  cases of Hepatitis C (HCV) have risen by one third. Image/Video More...

By Robert On Saturday, June 1st, 2013

Fort Wayne health officials warn of hepatitis A risk for patrons of 800 Degrees Three Fires restaurant

Fort Wayne-Allen County health authorities have issued a health alert for patrons of a Fort Wayne restaurant after an employee tested positive for hepatitis A, according to a news release May 31. The individual More...

By Robert On Thursday, July 5th, 2012

Scottish tattoo artist, Jamie Drew, fined for using minors as ‘guinea pigs’ to practice his art

In an effort to become a good tattoo artist, one Scottish man practiced on underage girls at his home to master his craft according to the Paisley Sheriff Court. Public domain photo/Arpingstone at the English Wikipedia More...

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