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28th of July, world Hepatitis Day #Hepatitis #health

Annually, on July 28th is recognized the World Hepatitis Day. It is celebrated on Dr. Baruch Blumberg’s birthday, who was the discoverer of the hepatitis B virus in 1967 and two years later developed the first hepatitis B vaccine. 169 more words


Countries Urged To Take Steps To Curb Hepatitis

The World Health Organisations (WHO) is to use the 2015 World Hepatitis Day, slated for July 28 to highlight the urgent need for countries to enhance action aimed at preventing viral hepatitis infection. 1,005 more words


Spray Paint Muralists Help Remember Those With Hepatitis

Check out YourHub’s article on Hep C Connection’s street art event in honor of #WorldHepatitisDay

“Globally, more than 4,000 people a day die from hepatitis in various forms. 78 more words


The staggering success of Gilead's hepatitis drugs, in one chart

When Gilead paid $11 billion for Pharmasset in 2011, it was seen as a risky move. Now, it’s clearly one of the biggest biotech steals in many years. 308 more words

On World Hepatitis Day, here's what you need to know about the virus

TORONTO — July 28 is World Hepatitis Day, one of only four disease-specific world health days recognized by the World Health Organization. The theme for 2015 is “Prevent hepatitis. 502 more words


Video: Annual barbecue promotes awareness on World Hepatitis Day

The Windsor Essex Community Health Centre held its 3rd annual barbecue to raise awareness about hepatitis C Tuesday.

The event coincided with World Hepatitis Day and visitors were given information on hepatitis transmission, testing, prevention and treatment. 80 more words