World Hepatitis Day July 28, 2015 at Lake Ella!

July 28th is World Hepatitis Day! 2015 1 in 12 people in the world have viral hepatitis! Please join us at the picnic tables at Lake Ella from 6PM to 8PM for information and support! Hope to see many of you in Tallahassee and surrounding areas at this event so you can learn the FACTS …

May is Hepatitis Awareness Month! kNOw more hepatitis.

May is Hepatitis Awareness Month. Let’s pull together and save some lives in Tallahassee by educating each other about hepatitis. “kNOw more hepatitis” is the CDC’s logo for hepatitis awareness. Everyone should be vaccinated for hepati…tis A and B and most should be tested for hepatitis C. 1 in 12 people in the world have …

Hepatitis C Action Alert!

Action Alert: Urge Members to Include Viral Hepatitis Funding in Programmatic Requests With the passage of the continuing resolution (CR) for FY2013 at the FY2012 levels (before the sequester) and no Prevention and Public Health Fund allocations, we do not know the total, final funding level for FY2013 at the Centers for Disease Control and …

EIU report highlights low awareness of hepatitis C

EIU report highlights low awareness of hepatitis C World News | January 18, 2013 Kevin Grogan A report by the Economist Intelligence Unit warns that hepatitis C has become a “silent pandemic” which kills 350,000 people each year. The report, funded by Johnson & Johnson’s Janssen unit, speaks of the “urgent need for countries around …

Action Alert!!

Action Alert Your Calls Are Needed Now! Deadline: Friday, January 4, 2013 Last Chance to Urge Your House Representative to Sign Bi-Partisan Letter Calling on USPSTF to Change Its Hepatitis C Recommendation Updated – January 3, 2013 Representatives Bill Cassidy (R-LA), Michael Honda (D-CA), Hank Johnson (D-GA), and Barbara Lee (D-CA) are taking a leadership …