Welcome to our new website!

We have launched a new website this month! This website has been developed to be easier to navigate and more user-friendly for our visitors. The...   Read More

Hepatitis Foundation offers Scholarship to post-graduate medical student

The Hepatitis Foundation of New Zealand (the Foundation) is a charitable organisation which provides care for people living with viral hepatitis. The Foundation has...   Read More

Stigma and discrimination

Many people with hepatitis C experience stigma associated with the virus. This can include stigmatisation by others as well as self-stigmatisation, where people have...   Read More

Dealing with liver and abdominal pain

Liver and abdominal pain are a frequent occurrence in people with chronic hepatitis C. Patients can sometimes find it difficult or even frustrating to...   Read More

Your liver: Why it’s so important

The liver is a very important organ. We cannot live without our liver. It performs over 500 different chemical functions and affects nearly every...   Read More

Symptom series: Joint pain

Hepatitis C is an infection that primarily affects the liver. It also can cause problems elsewhere in the body, such as joint and muscle...   Read More

Hepatitis C and disclosure

When thinking about revealing information about your diagnosis to others perhaps the main question to ask yourself is, ‘what will be the benefits if...   Read More

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