Access to New Treatments for Hepatitis C
Hepatitis C InformationHepatitis C is a viral disease which affects the liver. It can go undetected for years, during which time it can cause significant damage...
Find out more and about or work with the Hepatitis Coalition here
Hepatitis C Position PaperThalassaemia International Federation's final position paper on Viral Hepatitis C in Thalassaemia - 2015.
Gilead Briefing: Access to new treatments for Hepatits C:
Comment has been rife for many months about the cost of Gilead’s new, curative treatments for hepatitis C and the impact of their introduction on NHS finances. This briefing is intended to provide interested parties with information on this topic and to update on treatment access for patients.
Read the Briefing.
Rugby stars including Ben Kay and Jonny Wilkinson invite fans to bleed for England
The campaign is centred on a simple and striking TV spot, below, which features a rose (the England rugby team symbol) on the brink of death brought back to full bloom via a transfusion of blood. A voiceover from Sir John Hurt implores viewers to donate.
NHS Prescription and other NHS Charges
The National Health Service Act 1946, which set up the NHS, contained a provision that NHS services should be provided free of charge unless that Act expressly provided for a charge.
Over the years amendments to legislation have been made allowing charges for NHS services including prescription, dental and optical charges..... More
Also read about the Prescription charge increase will hit patients say charities read how it affects you.
Rogues Picture Gallery
Conference And Event's Photos.
They say a picture is worth a 1000 words.
Until then catch-up with what thals are up to in the rogues gallery.
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