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Harm reduction to prevent Hepatitis C reinfection: evidence from the largest study to-date

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The cure rate of Hepatitis C (HCV) treatment with newer direct-acting antiviral (DAA) agents is very high (>95%). These treatments are also well-tolerated, bringing significant optimism to expanding treatment...

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HIV stigma and suicide among gay and bisexual men living with HIV

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High rates of suicide have been reported among people living with HIV, but there is little research that looks specifically at suicide among gay and bisexual men who are HIV positive. Existing studies only look at...

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Substance use, social disparities and the evolution of HIV/HCV infections in British Columbia

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Hepatitis C (HCV) and HIV are global public health concerns. By the end of 2014 in Canada, an estimated 230,000–450,000 (0.66%–1.3%) individuals were infected with HCV and about 75,500 were living with HIV.

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Dashboard update: HIV and STIs in BC in Q1 of 2017

This is the dashboard report on HIV and sexually transmitted infections (STI) trends in for the first quarter of 2017 (January – March 2017). These reports are posted quarterly to provide a snapshot of HIV and STIs in British Columbia...

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Upcoming webinar: Resist Stigma - a program to support young GBQ2ST men

Part of the gbMSM Health Network Webinar Series, presented by CATIE and The Network: BC's gbMSM Health Resource.

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