The Philadelphia Health Commissioner has published a new segment of the CHART, a publication intended to bring attention to underappreciated public health topics.

Article includes:

Hepatitis C Virus Infection in Philadelphia

A New Epidemic of HepC Among Young Adults in Philadelphia

Acute HepC Infection is Also Increasing

HepC in Young Adults is Linked to Injection Drug Use

Pregnant Women are Increasingly Found to be Infected with HepC

What Can Be Done: Health Department, Healthcare Providers, Health Systems, the Public

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