24th February 2016

I don’t live, I exist

The picture across Scotland for those whose HCV infection arose from contaminated blood is one of distrust, disempowerment, emotional turmoil, personal and family tragedy, significant chronic […]
30th March 2016

SIBF Member recounts so-called ‘treatment’

A Forum Member details his experience and asks ‘ What’s worse, the Hep C or the side-effects from past treatments that were supposed to ‘cure’ it?’ […]
31st March 2016

Members’ views

SIBF members Richard and Elena Brown e-mailed us to extend their appreciation for the work SIBF does. You can easily contact us by e-mailing your views, […]
28th April 2016

Side effects of Interferon

Much of our recent research has focussed around the side-effects of past and current medications that have been offered to treat Hepatitis C of people with […]
24th February 2017

SIBF Update from Convener John Rice

Dear Members, I’d like to introduce myself, my name is John Rice and my wife has suffered with Hep C for many years. This is how […]
25th February 2017

Studies stating increased mortality from hepatic and extrahepatic disease caused by chronic Hep C Infection

On 14 June last year, the European Haemophilia Consortium (EHC) held a Round Table of Stakeholders on ‘Hepatitis C.’ Two very important and timely topics were […]