Hepatitis C is a liver disease caused by the hepatitis C virus.
July 28 is World Hepatitis Day
Attention: Non-MDH link
CDC has published “Recommendations for the Identification of Chronic Hepatitis C Virus Infection Among Persons Born During 1945–1965” in the Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report. The new recommendations call for all Americans born from 1945 through 1965 or “baby boomers” to get a one-time blood test for the hepatitis C virus (HCV). Attention: Non-MDH link
Hepatitis B ECHO-TV Program
Videos available in seven languages with information on hepatitis B awareness and prevention
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Updated Wednesday, June 10, 2015 at 11:09AM