Medical News Today: The connection between cirrhosis and hepatitis C
The liver is a powerful organ that the hepatitis C virus can affect. The virus causes inflammation and can lead to scarring. The name for scarring of the liver is cirrhosis. People with both conditions may have more risk of liver failure. Learn more about the link between hepatitis C and cirrhosis here.
15 Nov 2018, 22:00
Medical News Today: The kambo cleanse: Can frog poison boost health?
The kambo cleanse is a South American ritual that uses the poison of the giant monkey frog to boost energy and cure illnesses. We take a closer look at the kambo cleanse, its side effects, and the research behind the ritual.
15 Nov 2018, 16:00
Medical News Today: What to know about hepatitis C in men
Hepatitis C is a viral illness that affects the liver. Men tend to experience it at higher rates than women, but it is unclear why. Some people believe that it may be due to estrogen’s protective effect. Diagnosis and testing can help people find treatment. Learn more about hepatitis C in men here.
14 Nov 2018, 19:00