Baby Boomers and Hepatitis C. Why the Baby Boomers are Such a High Risk Group.
Recently, the CDC (Center for Disease Control) issued a statement that all Baby Boomers should be tested for Hepatitis C. The question often comes up as to why this particular segment of people is so vulnerable. What does being born between 1945 and 1965 have to do with Hepatitis C? What was different for this group of people that makes them special in an very unwanted way? There are many components to this answer. There are so many risk factors.