Hepatitis C


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KEESEVILLE | Danny Kaifetz is seeking federal legislation giving all vets access to treatment for disease that plagues veteran population more

Oct 17, 2017 2:00 PM The Sun

COLCHESTER — The Green Mountain Armory in Colchester will be the site of a free Hep-C clinic for veterans on May 12-13. more

May 10, 2017 1:00 PM The Vermont Eagle


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MORRISONVILLE — Following a series of successful clinics facilitated this year to test Vietnam veterans for hepatitis C, the innovative local program now plans to expand past its Clinton County footprint. more

Nov 15, 2016 11:45 AM The Sun

Men and women of American Legion 1619: more

Nov 12, 2016 7:00 AM Letters to the Editor


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Free clinic to be offered this weekend at American Legion Post 1619 in Morrisonville more

Nov 2, 2016 6:00 AM The Sun

A majority of Americans believe increased healthcare transparency should be a top national priority. more

Jun 8, 2016 7:00 AM Letters to the Editor

My deepest thanks to Danny Kaifetz and the American Legion 1619, who organized and sponsored the Hepatitis C testing for veterans of the North Country this past weekend in Morrisonville. more

Mar 13, 2016 7:00 AM Letters to the Editor

A miracle happened in Morrisonville, New York on Feb. 26 and 27 in this tiny hamlet of 1,575 residents. more

Mar 12, 2016 7:00 AM Letters to the Editor

This past weekend American Legion Post 1619 in West Plattsburgh held the first outreach testing ever in the State of New York for Vietnam era veterans at high risk of Hepatitis-C. more

Mar 3, 2016 7:00 AM Letters to the Editor


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MORRISONVILLE — Veterans from all around the North Country gathered for free hep-c testing Feb. 26 at the American Legion Post 1619. more

Mar 1, 2016 12:45 PM The Sun


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After returning home from active duty, retired army colonel Mike Derrick faces one final mission — defeating Rep. Elise Stefanik more

Feb 17, 2016 7:00 AM The Sun 2 Comments


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MORRISONVILLE — Veterans who served from 1964-75 are encouraged to be tested for Hepatitis-C more

Feb 13, 2016 9:00 AM The Sun


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MORRISONVILLE — While some Vietnam-era soldiers were killed in combat, others died from hepatitis c. more

Jan 26, 2016 12:00 PM The Sun 5 Comments


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PLATTSBURGH — The Alliance for Positive Health’s Syringe Exchange Program reached new heights by collecting 17,000 used syringes, gaining 61 members, saving nine lives from overdose and getting three people into treatment. more

Oct 21, 2015 9:00 AM The Sun

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