Patients at a drug treatment center in Mount Eden also battling Hepatitis C
Patients at the Palladia Starhill Treatment Center in Mount Eden are not only battling drug addiction, they are also trying to cope with living with the Hepatitis C virus.Employees at the drug treatment have confirmed 114 out of the 400 patients at the center have been diagnosed with the disease. Hepatitis C can severely damage the liver and is potentially deadly. Over the last year, a worker at the center died from the disease. The center's medical director says that they are working to solve the situation.