A recent study found that even when people with hepatitis C prematurely stopped direct-acting antiviral therapy, they were still able to achieve a sustained virological response. Over time, hepatitis C can lead to liver fibrosis (scarring), cirrhosis and hepatocellular carcinoma, the most common type of liver cancer. Some people with hepatitis C prematurely discontinue their antiviral therapy for a variety of reasons, but few studies have assessed the impact of shorter treatment duration. Of the total, 251 (69%) had liver cirrhosis. Click here to learn more about treating hepatitis C.
At Wellness Axis we want to encourage habits of wellness, Increase awareness of factors and resources contributing to well-being, Inspire and empower individuals to take responsibility for their own health, and to support a sense of community. Wellness can be thought of as the quality or state of being in good health.