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Hepatitis C Can Lead to Cirrhosis of the Liver

Hepatitis C Can Lead to Cirrhosis of the Liver

Hepatitis C is a common viral liver infection and hepatitis C can lead to cirrhosis of the liver. Recently a review article was published. Heavy alcohol abuse can also lead to chronic inflammation of liver cells. On the long term this leads to extensive scar tissue in the liver, calle
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Sexually Transmitted Diseases Are On The Rise

Sexually Transmitted Diseases Are On The Rise

A report by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in 2018 shows that sexually transmitted diseases (STD’s) are on the rise.     Here are the hard facts from the CDC Doctors diagnosed gonorrhea 67% more in 2018 than in 2017 in women. This means that gonorrhea increased f
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Supervised Heroin Injections Reduce Harm

Supervised Heroin Injections Reduce Harm

In Canada it has been shown that supervised heroin injections reduce harm in the drug-addicted subpopulation. We had our struggles in Canada introducing safe heroin injection sites. Now more than 10 years later the impressive statistics have convinced mayor Svante Myrick from Ithaca,
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