No. But there are very recent breakthroughs in treatment. Best bet is prevention by avoiding contact with blood and blood products.
No. Unfortunately not yet. That being said, the only way to prevent the disease is to avoid the virus.It is spread through blood contact, so those most at risk are users of IV drugs, especially sharing needles, and those with multiple sexual partners. There are some people with hepatitis c who got it from a blood transfusion before it was able to identified. Now all blood is tested for it before use.
Hep C Vaccine. None that I am aware of.
Depends on device. Past jet injectors or air gun injectors used in vaccinations were able to transmit very tiny amounts of material (such as blood) from one person to another, and so were able to transmit hepatitis viruses. Current jet injection devices, if approved by the fda, are supposed to prevent cross-contamination among patients (most likely by using disposable single-dose vaccines). Read more...