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Baby Boomers and the Silent Damage of Hepatitis C

Category: Aging / Senior Care

Date

Sun, March 17, 2013
1:00PM - 2:30PM
March 2013
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Location

Conejo Valley YMCA
4031 N. Moorpark Rd., Thousand Oaks, CA

Contact

(800) 516-5323

Event Description

Hepatitis C is now reaching epidemic proportions. The Centers for Disease Control have recommended that all baby boomers get tested for Hepatitis C virus. Rimma Shaposhnikov, M.D., UCLA gastroenterologist, will discuss who is at risk, what testing entails, which new treatments are available, and the consequences of avoiding testing and treatment.
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