To Mask Or Not Mask

To mask or not mask? Healthcare workers in hospitals and clinics around the country wear masks to avoid infection. Why shouldn’t the general public wear one as well? If COVID-19 is transmitted by dropletss from an infected person’s oral or nasal secretions, it’s common sense that wearing a mask helps provide a barrier between those … More To Mask Or Not Mask

2018 Advocacy Recap

Latest news on PBC ADVOCATE activities in 2018: With 2018 nearly over, it seems like a good time to recap some of the highlights of advocacy activities in 2018. Many exciting events and opportunities to advocate for PBC patients happened this year. As we continue to build our network, and develop new connections through that … More 2018 Advocacy Recap

Primary Biliary Cholangitis gets officially a new ICD Code

Today is a truly monumental day for PBC patients around the world. PBC now (finally) has the last step in our name change from Primary Biliary Cirrhosis to Primary Biliary Cholangitis in the book, literally. The ICD-11 codes were just released and we have our new code for Primary Biliary Cholangitis, DB96.1. Thanks to all … More Primary Biliary Cholangitis gets officially a new ICD Code