Happy 20th Birthday, hepc.bull! Hope you will enjoy HepCBC’s 20th Anniversary hepc.bull Newsletter! Pages 9-12 of this issue are a reprint of the original March 1996 issue! We can hardly believe it ourselves…the hepc.bull is 20 years old? YES! GRASSROOTS MOVEMENT: Much of the March, 1996 issue shows the awkward beginnings of what became an… Read more »
Background In honor of World Hepatitis Day (July 28th), HepCBC Hepatitis C Education and Prevention Society has launched a month long campaign in seven cities across British Columbia, including Vancouver, Victoria, Richmond, Surrey, Kelowna, Nanaimo, and Prince George. The goal of this campaign is to increase awareness about hepatitis C testing in British Columbia. An… Read more »
Please note: HepCBC wants to clarify that the “speculative price” in Canada for AbbVie’s interferon-free HolkiraTM Pak given on page 3 of our January, 2015 Bulletin is not official, and doesn’t reflect any real pricing. We can say that on or before January 16th, we will be able to post the actual price on our… Read more »
Before reading this newsletter, HepCBC is asking for you and your friends to help make hepatitis C drugs more accessible and affordable. You can do so by answering a few simple questions to help HepCBC make a great Patient group Input submission to CADTH (Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health) about the value… Read more »
World Hepatitis Day 2014 Events around the Province. All are free and everyone is welcome! Abbotsford Campbell River Castlegar Courtenay Dawson Creek Grand Forks Kamloops Kispiox Nelson Prince George Smithers Surrey Vancouver Victoria Check it out!