Stigma and awareness the main focus for new Hepatitis C campaign 

ELIZABETH ANDAL Lack of public awareness and negative stigma are key factors to be addressed in the new campaign, ‘We need to talk about Hep C’, launched by Minister for Health and Ambulance Services, Cameron Dick last Friday. The … [Read more...]

Dodgy overseas tattoos can be life-risking decisions

RENATA NEMETH Australian travellers who get a tattoo or body piercing while on holiday are unaware of, or ignoring the risk of the potential to cause HIV and hepatitis infections. In 2012, Indonesian authorities estimated that one in four … [Read more...]