Hepatitis C: Has The Silent Killer Met its Match?

(Fox Connecticut News, March 1, 2012) Hepatitis C has long been dubbed "the silent killer" because it often strikes without symptoms, destroying the livers of its victims. But a new prescription cocktail offers hope for a cure, if the blood-borne disease is caught early. With treatment available, Dr. Martin Hoffman, a gastroenterologist at Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center, urges baby boomers most at risk for Hepatitis C to take a simple screening test that could save lives.