by Lucinda K. Porter
Hepatitis C Treatment One Step at a Time provides the practical advice and daily inspiration you need to help you successfully complete hepatitis C (HCV) treatment.
Deciding to undergo HCV antiviral therapy is one of the bravest and most important steps toward health you’ll ever make. As a nurse in the HCV field and a patient who underwent three courses of HCV therapy, Lucinda K. Porter understands how physically and emotionally challenging this experience can be.
In Hepatitis C Treatment One Step at a Time, she provides entries for each day of treatment, offering you a daily dose of relief, encouragement, and tips to help you stay on track. From dealing with fatigue and nausea to nosy co-workers and lab results, Porter shows you how to:
- Prepare mentally, physically, and financially
- Manage side effects
- Set up a support system
- Keep your spirits up
- Celebrate your strength and acknowledge your milestones
- Find additional help and up-to-date information with an extensive resources section