The Top 10 Signs & Symptoms of Ulcerative Colitis

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Ulcerative colitis affects an estimated 600,000 Americans.  Similar to Crohn’s Disease, this life-long condition ulcerates the tissues along the large intestine (or colon) and the rectum, causing the red and painful inflammation of the inner walls.

Although ulcerative colitis isn’t typically a fatal disease, the following symptoms closely associated with it can cause life-threatening complications…

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10 Essential Facts About Hepatitis C

Treatment for this blood-borne virus was once as feared as the disease itself. Now, newer medicines offer a cure without severe side effects.

A simple blood test can uncover a silent hepatitis C infection.

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A hepatitis C infection can go undetected for decades, but can lead to serious liver problems later.

A liver transplant is not a cure for a chronic hepatitis C infection.

Groundbreaking but expensive new drugs for hepatitis C can cure this chronic liver disease.

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