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Which Age Groups are Most Affected by Hep C?

While you might associated hepatitis C with Baby Boomers, in reality, ANYONE can be diagnosed with hepatitis C. From children to the elderly, hepatitis C patients come in all different shapes and sizes.

Fortunately, several treatments have been approved for patients of many ages, with fewer side effects and higher cure rates than ever before. To better serve our hep C community, we asked, “At what age were you diagnosed with hepatitis C?”. Check-out their responses, and comment below to share when you were diagnosed with hep C.

Editor’s Note: Are you afraid to talk about your hepatitis C? Some people want to learn more about hep C, but also want to keep their diagnosis private. At, there are ways to get information and connect with others, without revealing your identity. Click here to learn more about how to talk about hep C anonymously.