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Friday, February 19, 2016
KRQE did a great story on the
hepatitis c problem and how crucial Harvoni is to treating it.
As a fact refresher, there are
approximately 3,125 inmates with Hepatitis C; this is roughly half of the inmate
Harvoni is the most effective
treatment available and it has a 90%-98% cure rate and it has fewer side effects.