Hepatitis


FACT: People born from 1945 - 1965 are 5 times more likely to be infected with Hepatitis C. Learn more: http://www.cdc.gov/KnowMoreHepatitis/ More than 3 Million Americans have chronic Hepatitis C.  Up to 75% don’t know it.

The CDC's Know More Hepatitis campaign aims to increase awareness about this hidden epidemic and encourages people who may be chronically infected with Hepatitis C to get tested.

"Hepatitis" means inflammation of the liver and also refers to a group of viral infections that affect the liver. The most common types are Hepatitis A, Hepatitis B, and Hepatitis C.  Viral hepatitis is a silent epidemic in the United States and more than 3 million Americans are living with chronic hepatitis C. Every year, thousands of Americans die from liver cancer or chronic liver disease associated with viral hepatitis.

Get the facts about hepatitis!  Learn about basic information, symptoms, transmission, treatment, and more.

Are You At Risk?

Viral Hepatitis. Are you at risk? Take this online assessment.

 It only takes 5 minutes! Take the online assessment to learn if you are at risk.

Learn More About All Types of Hepatitis

Hepatitis Awareness

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CDC Features:  Hepatitis Awareness

World Hepatitis Day

July 28 is World Hepatitis Day. Learn more.


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