C the person not the disease

With more than a quarter of those with hepatitis C in NSW reporting discrimination by  health professionals, a new awareness campaign sets out to tackle the problem.

The campaign dubbed “C the person not the disease”  involves a letter to all doctors and allied healthcare professionals across the state that asks them to sign a pledge indicating that they do not support discrimination against those living with hepatitis C.

Devised by Hepatitis NSW, the campaign runs on the back of research that found hepatitis C-related