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Could Excessive Drinking Lead to Hepatitis?

There’s nothing wrong with having a drink or two on occasion, but when you make it a habit of drinking, or craving a drink everyday after work, then it becomes a problem. 351 more words

Healthy Living

The Facts About Hepatitis. Do You Need Vaccinated Before Traveling?

The World Health Organization (WHO) in a July 2016 report, estimates that 400 million people worldwide have hepatitis B and C. This is 10 times the number of those infected with HIV. 689 more words


World Hepatitis Day, 28 July 2016

World Hepatitis Day, 28 July 2016

WHO encourages countries to act now to reduce deaths from viral hepatitis

WHO urges countries to take rapid action to improve knowledge about hepatitis, and to increase access to testing and treatment services. 58 more words

Sanitation And Health

The global burden of viral hepatitis

By Dr Graham Cooke, Clinical Senior Lecturer in Infectious Diseases, Imperial College London

A couple of weeks ago we published our paper on the burden of viral hepatitis. 757 more words

Día Mundial de la Hepatitis

El día Mundial de la Hepatitis se celebra el 28 de julio de cada año y tiene como objetivo aumentar la conciencia mundial de la hepatitis viral (hepatitis A, B, C, D y E) y fomentar la prevención, el diagnóstico y el tratamiento.El tema de la campaña de este año 2016 es “La eliminación”. 748 more words

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World Hepatitis Day

World Hepatitis Day, observed on July 28 every year, aims to raise global awareness of hepatitis (Hepatitis A, B, C, D, and E) and encourage prevention, diagnosis and treatment. 589 more words

Helicopteros Sanitarios

Pathology Spotlight- The Hidden Scar: Cirrhosis of the Liver

The cut surface of this liver shows the typical nodular appearance of cirrhosis. Cirrhosis is a chronic disease of the liver arising from a number of causes, the best- known of which are excess alcohol consumption and infection with hepatitis B and C viruses. 309 more words