18 Aug '12, 10pm

CDC Recommends All Baby Boomers Test for Hepatitis C

The Center for Disease Control announced that all baby boomers get a one-time blood test for the hepatitis C virus. In a public announcement, the CDC stated : All U.S. baby boomers should get a one-time test for the hepatitis C virus, according to final recommendations published today by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. One in 30 baby boomers – the generation born from 1945 through 1965 – has been infected with hepatitis C, and most don’t know it. Hepatitis C causes serious liver diseases, including liver cancer (the fastest-rising cause of cancer-related deaths) and is the leading cause of liver transplants in the United States. The Associated Press reports that around 15,000 Americans die every year from hepatitis C-related illnesses. It sometimes takes decades for symptoms of the virus to appear in people carrying it. It can be spread through sharing of n...

Full article: http://www.care2.com/causes/cdc-recommends-all-baby-boome...

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straitstimes.com 21 Aug '12, 2pm

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