About Me: Female, 68, Kula, HI, member since Oct 2006
Diagnosed with HCV in 2006, but have had it now for almost 40 years. Went through 24 wks of TX in 2007, no SVR. TX was very difficult on me, more interferon is out of the question, so am waiting for the all-orals to come out. 2nd BX in 2011 showed slight improvement
[More] in liver! In the meantime, life is great, no complaints!
Interests: Geno 1b, stage 2
Guitar Mandolin Bluegrass Growing coffee Self-sufficiency Playing music with my friends Living off the grid MY DOGS!!!
Will be starting Harvoni in a few days!!
is waiting for the new TX to be released for Geno 1s...
is waiting for the new TX to be releases for Geno 1s...
"I just came across this article---I thought HepC wasn't really found out about until the 1980s. This puts everything in a whole new light. I could have had the virus since the 1950s?? When I had a tonsillectomy??
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