Skip Ribbon Commands
Skip to main content

Search

:

Search
Print Version
  • Search
1-10 of about 58 results
Web Page
Hepatitis C incidence rates have been increasing over the past 5 years between 2009 and 2013 … About 59% of cases between 2009 and … Hepatitis C case counts by age group, NWHU, 2009-2013 …
 Size: 55KB

https://www.nwhu.on.ca/ourservices/healthstatistics/Pages/Hepatitis-C.aspx

Web Page
Hepatitis C is a virus that lives in the liver.  It is spread through different kinds of … Hepatitis C is most often spread through the sharing of needles or drug use equipment with …
 Size: 47KB

https://www.nwhu.on.ca/ourservices/DrugAndAlcoholUse/Pages/Hepatitis-C.aspx

Web Page
newly acquired cases and previously acquired … For more information about the management of Hepatitis C, see The management of chronic hepatitis C: 2018 guideline update from the Canadian …
 Size: 41KB

https://www.nwhu.on.ca/Audiences/Pages/HCP-Sexual-Health.aspx

Web Page
of blood-borne infections like HIV and Hepatitis C in our communities through the sharing of … The risk of getting HIV or Hepatitis C from a needle in the community is low (less than 1%) …
 Size: 50KB

https://www.nwhu.on.ca/Pages/NWHU-needle-exchange-program.aspx

Web Page
​Blood-borne infections (BBIs) are infections that can be found in person's blood and spread from person to person. … Hepatitis C … BBI's can be spread from someone that is … Hepatitis B …
 Size: 47KB

https://www.nwhu.on.ca/ourservices/DrugAndAlcoholUse/Pages/Blood-Borne-Infections.aspx

Web Page
Syphilis rates in the Northwestern Health Unit (NWHU) catchment area is typically low with … there are risk factors, test also for HIV, hepatitis B, hepatitis C, chlamydia and gonorrhea …
 Size: 55KB

https://www.nwhu.on.ca/Audiences/Pages/Syphilis.aspx

Web Page
Blood borne pathogens include hepatitis B, hepatitis C, and HIV. These viruses can be passed … and post exposure prophylaxis for HIV and hepatitis B. Health Unit staff can also provide …
 Size: 42KB

https://www.nwhu.on.ca/ourservices/SexualHealth/Pages/Preventing-Infections-from-Blood-and-Body-Fluids.aspx

Web Page
If you are using drugs that you inject, snort or inhale using a … you could get an infection like HIV, Hepatitis B or Hepatitis C. These infections are spread through blood and even if …
 Size: 47KB

https://www.nwhu.on.ca/ourservices/DrugAndAlcoholUse/Pages/Needle-Exchange-Information-for-Users.aspx

Web Page
Northwestern Health Unit sexual health clinics provide free, confidential testing.  At the clinic … testing and follow-up are provided for  Hepatitis B, Hepatitis C, Syphilis and HIV.  …
 Size: 47KB

https://www.nwhu.on.ca/ourservices/SexualHealth/Pages/Testing.aspx

Web Page
There is clear evidence that Needle Exchange Programs (NEPs) reduce the transmission of … al (2005, 19th October), ‘Reductions in hepatitis C virus and HIV infections among injecting …
 Size: 45KB

https://www.nwhu.on.ca/ourservices/DrugAndAlcoholUse/Pages/Effectiveness-of-Needle-Exchange-Programs.aspx