Globe sets 2030 target to eliminate Hepatitis C

    Government wants to eliminate Hepatitis C in this province.

    A steering committee has been created that will use innovation and action to reduce the number of incidents of Hepatitis C in this province. It’s part of internationally agreed upon Hepatitis C elimination goals for 2030. This will include access to testing, treatment, and care, and support. Newfoundland and Labrador has seen increases in Hepatitis C in all regional zones. Since 2017 rates of new Hepatitis C infection in this province have been above the national rate.

    More from Local News

    Today's Weather

    • Corner Brook

      Heavy Rain

      High: 4°C | Low: 1°C

    • Humber Valley

      Heavy Rain

      High: 3°C | Low: 0°C

    Recently Played