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Analyzing the hepatoprotective activity of garden cress

ANALYZING THE HEPATOPROTECTIVE ACTIVITY OF GARDEN CRESS

A recent Saudi study evaluated the garden cress for its ability to protect the liver from fulminant hepatic failure. They found that...

Transplanting Hepatitis C-infected Donor Kidneys Could Cut Time on Dialysis

TRANSPLANTING HEPATITIS C-INFECTED DONOR KIDNEYS COULD CUT TIME ON DIALYSIS

Using hepatitis C-infected donor kidneys could reduce time on dialysis for transplant patients with HCV, stated study.

 
 
 
Eight EU countries report Hepatitis A cases with Moroccan link

EIGHT EU COUNTRIES REPORT HEPATITIS A CASES WITH MOROCCAN LINK

Two distinct Hepatitis A virus strains are causing infections in travelers returning from Morocco, according to researchers. From January...

INFOSAN reports frozen strawberries, pomegranate caused Hep A outbreaks in 2Q

INFOSAN REPORTS FROZEN STRAWBERRIES, POMEGRANATE CAUSED HEP A OUTBREAKS IN 2Q

Two outbreaks of Hepatitis A virus infections associated with packed frozen strawberries and frozen pomegranate arils occurred during...

 
 
 
Liver Failure (+ 5 Natural Tips to Manage Liver Failure Symptoms)

LIVER FAILURE (+ 5 NATURAL TIPS TO MANAGE LIVER FAILURE SYMPTOMS)

Liver failure occurs when your liver, a vital producer of proteins for the body and an important filter of wastes, slows or stops working...

Simple Blood Test can Help Diagnose Hepatitis B Patients in Africa

SIMPLE BLOOD TEST CAN HELP DIAGNOSE HEPATITIS B PATIENTS IN AFRICA

A simple blood test which is reasonably cheap can help in diagnosing a large number of patients with hepatitis B in Africa.

 
 
 
Hepatitis C: Universal Screening Strategy in France

HEPATITIS C: UNIVERSAL SCREENING STRATEGY IN FRANCE

Universal screening strategy can improve life expectancy in those infected hepatitis C virus. Researchers developed a new mathematical...

Public comes out in force for Hepatitis A vaccinations in NC

PUBLIC COMES OUT IN FORCE FOR HEPATITIS A VACCINATIONS IN NC

Just one day after public health officials urged customers of a Hardee's restaurant in Charlotte, NC, to get vaccinated against Hepatitis...

 
 
 
Ohio Health Department declares hepatitis A outbreak

OHIO HEALTH DEPARTMENT DECLARES HEPATITIS A OUTBREAK

The Ohio Department of Health declared a statewide community outbreak of hepatitis A on Friday evening.

Trying to solve science's salt wars, researchers may have found the ideal study subjects - prisoners

TRYING TO SOLVE SCIENCE'S SALT WARS, RESEARCHERS MAY HAVE FOUND THE IDEAL STUDY SUBJECTS - PRISONERS

Suppose you wanted to do a study of diet and nutrition, with thousands of participants randomly assigned to follow one meal plan or...

 
 
 
Acute Liver Failure: Outcome and Value of Pediatric End-Stage Liver Disease Score in Pediatric Cases

ACUTE LIVER FAILURE: OUTCOME AND VALUE OF PEDIATRIC END-STAGE LIVER DISEASE SCORE IN PEDIATRIC CASES

Purpose The aims of this study were to analyze the characteristics of patients with acute liver failure in our center and evaluate...

NEW UNDERSTANDING OF HEP B VIRUS MAY LEAD TO NEW DRUGS

Researchers have gained new insights into the virus that causes hepatitis B - a life-threatening and incurable infection that afflicts...

 
 
 
Tennessee becomes latest state to report hepatitis A outbreak as 14 cases are confirmed in Nashville

TENNESSEE BECOMES LATEST STATE TO REPORT HEPATITIS A OUTBREAK AS 14 CASES ARE CONFIRMED IN NASHVILLE

Tennessee is the latest US state to report an outbreak of hepatitis A with around 14 cases confirmed in Nashville since December, joining...

McDonald's steps up in Hepatitis A Crisis

MCDONALD'S STEPS UP IN HEPATITIS A CRISIS

The Journal-Times reports that the Ashland-Boyd County Kentucky Health Department investigated a case of Hepatitis A diagnosed on May...

 
 
 
No sign of letup in hepatitis A hotspots

NO SIGN OF LETUP IN HEPATITIS A HOTSPOTS

Anyone who was looking for the nationwide rise in Hepatitis A cases to subside by Memorial Day was sorely disappointed. One of the...

Publisher's Platform: Restaurants finally vaccinating employees against hepatitis A

PUBLISHER'S PLATFORM: RESTAURANTS FINALLY VACCINATING EMPLOYEES AGAINST HEPATITIS A

The Ashland-Boyd County Kentucky Health Department says a worker at a McDonald's in Ashland has been diagnosed with hepatitis A. The...

 
 
 
Hepatitis A cases nearing 100 in WV; 3 out of 4 hospitalized

HEPATITIS A CASES NEARING 100 IN WV; 3 OUT OF 4 HOSPITALIZED

West Virginia has had 98 confirmed cases of Hepatitis A so far this year, with some of them cause by the same strain of the liver virus...

Food source suspected in Hep A outbreak in six EU countries

FOOD SOURCE SUSPECTED IN HEP A OUTBREAK IN SIX EU COUNTRIES

More than 40 cases of Hepatitis A have been reported in six European Union countries, according to the European Center for Disease...

 
 
 
Grand jury scolds county for response to Hepatitis A outbreak

GRAND JURY SCOLDS COUNTY FOR RESPONSE TO HEPATITIS A OUTBREAK

San Diego's recent Hepatitis A epidemic was mishandled by public health officials, according to a newly minted country grand jury report....

Hepatitis A outbreak definitely involves mainstream population

HEPATITIS A OUTBREAK DEFINITELY INVOLVES MAINSTREAM POPULATION

Editor's note: This is the main story of a two-piece news package we are presenting today. The companion story includes additional...