Hepatitis, know the facts!
Millions of Americans are living with chronic viral hepatitis, and many do not know they are infected. Every year, approximately 15,000 Americans die from liver cancer or chronic liver disease associated with viral hepatitis.
Despite this, viral hepatitis is not well known. In fact, as many as 75 percent of the millions of Americans with chronic viral hepatitis don’t know they’re infected.
To get additional information about the risk for viral hepatitis, go toCDC’s risk assessment tool
You’ll receive a confidential personalized report that you can discuss with your health care provider.
To learn more about Hepatitis Awareness Month, visit: http://www.vaccines.gov