Looks Like Boomers Didn’t Get Hepatitis C From Youthful Drug Use After All

A new study challenges the prevailing wisdom that high rates of hepatitis C virus (HCV) among members of the baby boom generation are a result of their youthful experimentation with drugs, unsafe tattooing and risky sex, aidsmap reports. Publishing their findings in The Lancet Infectious Diseases, researchers analyzed 45,316 sequences of genotype 1a of hep … Continue reading Looks Like Boomers Didn’t Get Hepatitis C From Youthful Drug Use After All