To tell or not to tell?
If you have hep C, that is the question. But the answer isn’t the same for everyone.
Paul Bolter, community outreach and education manager at the Greater New York Division of the American Liver Foundation, says a lot depends on the people and the setting.
“If you’re in a loving, committed relationship and know you will be supported, then we suggest you tell your partner because you’re going to need support,” he says.
But he adds that if you’re in an abusive relationship, don’t feel safe, or worry that other people might find out, telling might not be…