Background information on HIV, hepatitis C and STIs in Canada, including basic information, statistics (epidemiology), provincial and national strategies to address HIV, hepatitis C and STIs, and social determinants of health.
CATIE strengthens Canada’s response to HIV and hepatitis C by bridging research and practice. We connect healthcare and community-based service providers with the latest science, and promote good practices for prevention and treatment programs.
Hepatitis C medications
Hepatitis C treatment usually involves taking one to three pills once a day for eight or 12 weeks to effect a cure. Various factors, such as stage of liver damage, are considered when choosing a treatment regimen.