The Hepatitis C virus is continually destroying liver cells. The liver works hard to repair the damage but at some point, the rate of liver damage exceeds the liver's healing abilities and severe damage begins to accumulate resulting in liver cirrhosis and, if untreated, liver failure and death
It is interesting when one Googles GILEAD... of course we come up against the fictious country in "The Handmaiden's Tale" but to find the roots of the name we need to look deeper, in the Hebrew origins of the name. We find in the original Hebrew text of the Bible, in the Book of Hosea that:
"Gilead is a city of those who work iniquity; it is stained with blood"
discussion about including Ribavirin with Direct Acting Antivirals (DAAs) in the treatment of Hepatitis C. In this article, I will show that there is no value at all in combining Ribavirin with DAAs in the treatment of Hepatitis C. Indeed, the research suggests that adding Ribavirin actually reduces the Hepatitis C cure rates in many situations.
Greg Jefferys’ blog is not intended as Medical advice and does not intend to offer medical advice.
Whilst Greg Jefferys is doing a PhD it is not in medicine. Any advice offered is offered in good faith and based on an extensive general knowledge of Hepatitis C and access to generic Hepatitis medicines Greg Jefferys has acquired through his work as an advocate and activist
The Hep C Buyers Club is not a company or corporate entity but simply a loose structure intended to offer a free information to people with Hepatitis C
I have converted this diary into a kindle book for folk who might like it in that format. I have added a lot more depth than the original diary contains, it’s more of a complete story in book format. I have priced it as low as Kindle allows me to @ 99 cents. If you are interested just click here to go to the Kindle page.