City Concerned About, And Testing For, Hepatitis C

William Lowe Gets Tested In A City Mobile Health Van (Jeff Cohen/WNPR)

Hartford Public health officials say they are concerned with new data on Hepatitis C in the city.  The numbers show 10 to 20 cases a month of people newly diagnosed with a chronic form of the disease.  As WNPR’s Jeff Cohen reports, the city is using computer mapping to help it better target, test, and treat its residents.

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