There are now two new treatments to battle Hepatitis C. One was approved back in October. And a second received approval just last Friday. Both treatments are pill form and they offer a 99% cure rate for Hep C. Other treatments had to be injected and the side effects were debilitating.

Alex Lapasaran is tonight's Ask the Doctor guest. He's with Digestive Health Associates. He's answering all your questions about Hep C.  To speak with him tonight, dial 858-2222 between 5-6PM.  For future questions, go to