Hepatitis C a serious concern for baby boomers: ExpertsNewer medications can help cure the disease, but cost is still a problemBy Sarah Dobson03/09/2015|Canadian HR Reporter|Last Updated: 03/09/2015 Mention hepatitis C and many people make a face, uncomfortable with talk of an infectious disease often associated with intravenous drug use and sexual activity. But the virus can be caught many ways, such as through poorly sterilized medical equipment. And symptoms of hepatitis C can be minor or not present at all, so while a simple blood test may provide answers, it’s often not done because people aren’t aware they are at risk. As a result, the virus can go undetected and be unknowingly transmitted to others. To Read the Full Story, Subscribe or Sign In Remember Me Forgot Password If you are a current Subscriber, please click here to set-up or update your login information.