Understanding Hepatitis C -- the Basics
Get the basics on hepatitis C from the experts at WebMD.
Understanding Hepatitis C -- Symptoms
Get the basics on symptoms of hepatitis C from the experts at WebMD.
Understanding Hepatitis C -- Prevention
WebMD explains the basics of preventing hepatitis C.
What the Liver Does - Topic Overview
A healthy liver performs the following functions: It regulates the composition of blood,including the amounts of sugar (glucose),protein,and fat that enter the bloodstream. It removes bilirubin,ammonia,and other toxins from the blood. (Bilirubin is a by-product of the breakdown of hemoglobin from red blood cells.) It processes most of the nutrients absorbed by the intestines during ...
Hepatitis C Tests
WebMD describes the various tests used to diagnose a hepatitis C infection and the amount of damage to the liver.
How Does Hepatitis C Affect Your Liver?
A look at the symptoms of hepatitis C, including symptoms of liver complications such as cirrhosis.
Foods and Drugs to Avoid if You Have Hepatitis C
A look at what foods and drugs you should avoid if you have hepatitis C, including common painkillers and alcoholic drinks.
When Hepatitis C Worsens
A look at the complications that can develop in the later stages of hepatitis C.
Hepatitis A Symptoms
WebMD describes the symptoms of hepatitis A, a viral infection of the liver that you can make you feel like you have the flu.
Coping With Hepatitis C
Maintaining honesty with partners, family, and friends about your condition is key to coping with hepatitis C. WebMD tells you why.