24 Feb '12, 9pm

More Baby Boomers suffering from Hepatitis C | Care2 Causes

More Baby Boomers suffering from Hepatitis C | Care2 Causes

Baby Boomers face another threat to their health beside the demise of Medicare. One in 33, according to the most recent Center for Disease Control data, is living with Hepatitis C and does not know it. Hepatitis C is a silent disease that can take a few decades to manifest its symptoms. This is why many who are suffering from the disease do not know it. Particularly at risk are for those born between 1945 and 1965. Because the disease is blood borne, baby boomers who have never used or shared needles do not consider themselves at risk. But the medical profession is trying alert the public that this disease could be the result of a one time youthful experiment long since forgotten. Or it could be present as a result of a blood transfusion. Before 1992, the nation’s blood supply was not screened. If you happened to have had a transfusion before that time, it is possible the ...

Full article: http://www.care2.com/causes/hep-c-baby-boomer-deaths-on-t...

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care2.com 24 Feb '12, 7pm

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Two-Headed Baby Trout Found Near Idaho Mine | Care2 Causes

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care2.com 24 Feb '12, 8pm

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care2.com 25 Feb '12, 7am

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care2.com 24 Feb '12, 7am

I love this story...good for you for saving that poor soul! I took my dog to the dog park the other evening and a lady was...

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Baby Goats Give Man a Massage (Video) | Care2 C...

care2.com 19 Feb '12, 7am

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SheaXero: Electric bill-free housing for baby boomers

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mnn.com 20 Feb '12, 8pm

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Homeless Goats in the City | Care2 Causes

Homeless Goats in the City | Care2 Causes

care2.com 23 Feb '12, 6pm

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