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HepC Handbook Web2008

HepC Handbook Web2008

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Hepatitis C has long been referred to by the HCV community as “The Dragon.”In Chinese medicine, the liver is represented by a dragon.Appropriately, dragons in folklore can sleep for a long timeand awaken with a vengeance. They are unrelenting beasts that arenotoriously difficult to kill, but with persistence and strength theycan be conquered!
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The 2nd edition of this guide is dedicated to:Sheila Rae McCallister who lost her battle with the hepatitis C virus on January 11, 2007 
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for contributing theshield on the cover Cover design by Reo Smith(Assistant Webmaster, Georgia Division of Public Health)
This resource guide was researched and compiled by the HepatitisC Working Group of Georgia.The Hepatitis C Working Group of Georgia was formed after ahepatitis C training for front-line workers in June 2003. Thetraining was presented by the Harm Reduction Coalition of NewYork City and hosted by the Atlanta Harm Reduction Center.Training participants and others touched by hepatitis C wanted toaddress the impact of the growing hepatitis C epidemic. As a result,in 2003, the Hepatitis C Working Group of Georgia was formed. The publication of the original HEP C Handbook: A Resource Guide for Georgians was the committee’s first major achievement.The Hepatitis C Working Group meets once a month. Membership isopen to anyone who has a personal or professional interest inhepatitis C. If you would like to become involved, please contactMiss Tina J. Benoit at 404-463-0849 or the American Liver Foundation Georgia Chapter:Georgia@liverfoundation.org

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