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Susan Simon commented on the post, Pregnancy Health and Hepatitis C 1 day, 20 hours ago

Thank you for writing about transmission to unborn children. It is such a worry for any new mom. A PCR test will tell a new parent if their child has actual virus at 3 weeks. All children born to an HCV positive mother, will be born with her antibodies. However, the good news is that 95% of the babies will lose the antibody by the time they are…

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dalemartin posted an update 3 days, 19 hours ago

Hello, I have a question hopefully someone can help me answer. 66-year-old male diagnosed hip to see in 1995 and successful series interferon+Riboviren . Was forced to quit halfway through treatment into a feeling thyroid, had been damaged by 50%, still on Synthroid today. My question follows I also have chronic pain from a brain surgery + 850+…

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Kimberly Morgan Bossley commented on the post, Peripheral Neuropathy with Hepatitis C 5 days, 2 hours ago

I am sorry to hear you also experience this pain. I find that colder months are harder on my than the warmer ones. I double up socks and wear leggings under my jeans for extra warmth. This helps so much. After long days on feet do try that blanket in the dryer trick. It has become my life saver for sure. You are not alone in this. Sending…

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Kimberly Morgan Bossley commented on the post, Peripheral Neuropathy with Hepatitis C 5 days, 2 hours ago

I am sorry to hear you also experience this pain. I find that colder months are harder on my than the warmer ones. I double up socks and wear leggings under my jeans for extra warmth. This helps so much. After long days on feet do try that blanket in the dryer trick. It has become my life saver for sure. You are not alone in this. Sending…

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Connie Welch commented on the post, Life After Hepatitis C 1 week, 6 days ago

Hi Silgogirl,
Congratulations on finishing your treatment. Recovery doesn’t happen overnight so be patient in the process. Concentrate on the areas I mentioned in the article and take one day, one week at a time. Healing and progress is happening every week. I’m 61 and I feel better than ever. You will get there. I also share a strong faith in…