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Lauren Tucker posted a new activity comment 1 week ago

Congrats on this great news, so happy you shared with us!!! We are glad you are in our awesome group @Trulyblessed60! Stay in touch with us and keep on sharing your journey. Warmly, Lauren (HepatitisC.net Team)

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Susan Simon posted a new activity comment 1 week ago

Kimjim, the chance of hep C coming back post an undetected 3 month test is almost non-existent. If you are worried about reactivation of hep B, tell your doc and he will likely order some testing. Again, even that is pretty rare. Hope you feel better soon. ~ Sue, Community Moderator

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Susan Simon answered a question 1 week ago

HI Tash, sorry for the late response. I have been out of town since last Thursday. Lauren gave you good advice about speaking to your doctor. The answer is never as simple as it seems. For example, if a person has cirrhosis like I did, the worst thing for them is plain old aspirin. It lowers platelets and can cause bleeding. Cirrhotic patients…

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Susan Simon answered a question 1 week ago

Hi Lisa. That is a question for your doctor as he/she knows your medical issues. I can tell you that my doctor told me my leg cramping had to do with having the virus. I have been clear since 2013, and I still get an occaissional leg cramp. They are so painful. However, there are many things that can cause them, even a low vitamin D count. So,…

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Susan Simon posted a new activity comment 1 week ago

Karmic, it does feel like forever. I agree. Try and be a bit patient. Just because the virus is gone, it takes time for the liver to recover. If you had early stage disease, with minimal scarring, your liver will totally repair itself. I hope that is true for you. ~ Sue, Community Moderator

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Susan Simon posted a new activity comment 1 week ago

Myofb1. Super news for you! Enjoy your hep C free status. It feels like a miracle, doesn’t it? Congratulations. ~ Sue, Community Moderator