In the wake of new statistics showing more than 2 million baby boomers in the U.S. are infected with hepatitis C, the CDC is proposing new guidelines calling for all adults of that generation to be tested for the virus.
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In an18-0 vote, an FDA advisory panel recommended approval of the drug boceprevir to treat hepatitis C.Panel members called boceprevir, manufactured by Merck & Co., a weapon in the fight against chronic hepatitis C virus (HCV) genotype 1 infection.
What do you think? Would you take a newly approved drug?