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Congratulations Kerikeri Medical Centre,  Ruatahi Medical Practices and Ranolf Medical Centre

  Congratulations to Kerikeri Medical Centre,  Ruatahi Medical Practices and Ranolf Medical Centre for their display board on hepatitis for World Hepatitis Day on 28...   Read More

Liver specialist calls for more Hep C funding to reduce deaths

A leading liver specialist at Auckland Hospital is calling for Pharmac to expand funding for treatment of Hepatitis C to reduce deaths linked to...   Read More

Waikato leads change to region’s hepatitis C treatment

Dramatic changes in the way hepatitis C is diagnosed and treated are underway in Waikato and the wider Midlands health region, thanks to research,...   Read More

Eliminating viral hepatitis focus of World Hepatitis Day

Today is World Hepatitis Day with a theme of eliminating hepatitis. In May 2016 New Zealand was one of 194 countries that adopted the World...   Read More

July 1 initiatives deliver for Kiwis

On the July 1, a number of initiatives came into effect which will benefit the Botany community. These are initiatives that deliver for New...   Read More

HFNZ raises awareness in Northland for World Hepatitis Day

World Hepatitis Day (WHD) is on Friday, July 28. Hepatitis Foundation of New Zealand CEO Susan Hay says with WHD approaching it is particularly...   Read More

Friday July 28 is World Hepatitis Day

Viral hepatitis is a worldwide endemic which affects millions of people worldwide. As World Hepatitis Day on Friday 28 July, the Hepatitis Foundation of...   Read More

RNZ: Experiment for treating liver cancer challenging scientists thinking of how the disease works

Source: Radio New Zealand.  Science commentator at Radio New Zealand Siouxsie Wiles: “Liver cancer is one of the third leading causes of cancer-related deaths...   Read More

The Hepatitis Foundation to collaborate with CDA for analysis of hepatitis B in New Zealand

Later this year The Hepatitis Foundation of New Zealand will team up with Professor Homie Razavi, Founder and Managing Director at the Centre for...   Read More

PHARMAC to widen access to hepatitis C drug Harvoni

From July 1, 2017, Harvoni will be made available for people with chronic hepatitis C and advanced disease at an earlier stage.  According to...   Read More

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