Awareness And Testing For Hepatitis C Are Increasing, UK

Sun, 31 Dec 2006 02:00 PM EST

... A new report from the Health Protection Agency shows that the number of people newly diagnosed with hepatitis C has increased; from 2,116 in 1996, to 7,580 in 2005. New figures also show that testing for hepatitis C has increased overall, for example, in GP surgeries', testing has increased by almost 60 per cent between 2002 and 2005. [click link for full article] ...