Missouri Lawmakers Consider Bill for Free Needle ExchangeProviding needles to drug users for free "works on multiple levels,'' said David Stoecker, a recovering addict and the director of nonprofit Better Life in Recovery.
Prison Inmates Sue Missouri Over Hepatitis-C CareThe ACLU and the Roderick and Solange MacArthur Justice Center in St. Louis filed the federal lawsuit for the inmates Thursday.
Illinois Doctors Group Wants Rauner to Veto Hepatitis C BillWith three out of four Americans who are infected unaware they have hepatitis C, Illinois lawmakers last month approved a measure to fight what's been called a silent epidemic.
Study Finds Effective New Hepatitis C TreatmentA local liver specialist is thrilled with a new and effective treatment for Hepatitis C.
Local Hepatitis Researcher Applauds New CDC RegulationsThe CDC is now calling for a one-time voluntary blood test for all baby boomers, anyone born between 1945 and 1965.
Baby Boomers Encouraged To Get Tested For Hepatitis C A local liver disease specialist applauds the Centers For Disease Control recommendation that all baby boomers should get a blood test to see if they have Hepatitis C.