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75% of People With Hepatitis Don't Even Know They're Infected

Many people don’t know much about hepatitis, but approximately 5 million Americans have chronic Hepatitis B or C and about 75% of them don’t even know they’re infected. 391 kata lagi

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Healthcare workers with HIV

One of the most common question I get asked in the clinic or when teaching medical student is this one:

“What happens if a ……….. (insert doctor/nurse/medical student/lab tech) gets HIV? 197 kata lagi


The Different Causes for a Fatty Liver

The liver produces over 200 different types of enzymes that help in metabolism and digestion. Elevated liver enzymes may indicate damage to liver cells or inflammation. 185 kata lagi

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World Hepatitis Day on July 28th

July 28th is World Hepatitis Day! 2015

1 in 12 people in the world have viral hepatitis!

Please join us at the picnic tables at Lake Ella from 6PM to 8PM for information and support! 93 kata lagi

Hep C

World Hepatitis Day — July 28th

Every year on July 28th, World Hepatitis Day aims to increase the awareness and understanding of viral hepatitis as a major global health threat. All types of viral hepatitis can cause inflammation of the liver; however, hepatitis B and C infection can result in a lifelong, chronic infection. 258 kata lagi


FDA Suspends Local Blood Bank License After Inspection

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MIAMI (CBSMiami) — Federal officials suspended the license of a local blood bank after an inspection revealed a series of violations that could “constitute a danger to health.” 336 kata lagi


Hepatitis A, B, and C: The Latest on Screening, Epidemiology, Prevention, Treatments

It’s crucial that nurses in all health care settings stay informed about the changing landscape of viral hepatitis in the United States. Hepatitis affects the lives of millions, too many of whom are unaware that they have been infected. 322 kata lagi