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It can be treated

PHE is urging people to get free testing for hep C as it is believed many are unknowingly living with the condition.

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DH:  Public Health England encourages hepatitis C testing

More people will be able to give blood following scientific review

Two new medicines recommended for the treatment of chronic hepatitis C

Bloodborne viruses: managing severe serial penetrating injuries

Test people for infections as they enter prison, says NICE

NICE says yes to another hepatitis C drug

More options to be made available to treat hepatitis C

World Hepatitis Day: a chance to reflect on achievements to date and redouble efforts

Annual hepatitis C in the UK report

Scotland leads hepatitis C patient notification exercise

Almost half of people who inject drugs unaware they have hepatitis C

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