The Week in Review: Nov 30 – Dec 7, 2018

Friday, Dec 7, 2018 News Recap: Renally-Impaired Patients with Chronic Hepatitis B Virus Infection Find Success with Low Dose of TDF A low dose of tenofovir disoproxil fumarate (TDF) may help to preserve renal function and maintain viral suppression in patients with chronic hepatitis B virus infection, even those with advanced liver disease, according to new research. Join Us to Honour & Remember Our Friend Phil Wilkin On Friday December 14,...

The Week in Review: Nov 23 – Nov 30, 2018

Friday, Nov 30, 2018 News Recap: Phil Wilkin: 1957 – 2018: R.I.P. R.I.P. Philip Wilkin. You gave so much to so many and asked for so little in return.  Saying such sad farewells today to our Board Member, Phil Wilkin, who passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, Nov. 24, 2018. Novel Surrogate End Point Proposed in Hepatocellular Carcinoma New research on patients with intermediate hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) who have undergone conventional trans...

Loss of HepCBC Board Member Allen McCulloch

We are deeply mourning the recent loss of a dear and valued Board Member, Allen McCulloch to complications of liver disease. His partner Susan Malloch spoke about him on World Hepatitis Day in Victoria (see HERE). Below is his Obituary:McCULLOCH, Allen Glen September 17, 1953 - July 11, 2015 On Saturday July 11, 2015, our beloved Allen passed away at home in Mill Bay, B.C., with his family by his side. Born in Vancouver, B.C., September 17, 1953. Allen was...

Hepatitis C Online Memorial Honours Canadians who Died,1996-present

HepCBC's Memorial Page was hidden when we moved to Wordpress but thanks to Volunteers CD Mazoff and Joan King, it is now back online.  It is both inspiring and sad to see the photos and read the obituaries of the many people who were taken away from us way too soon due to hepatitis C. VIEW MEMORIAL PAGE EDIT or SUBMIT a NEW MEMORIAL