What Do You Know About Hepatitis?

Hepatitis is an inflammation of the liver that results in cell damage and destruction. There are six different forms of the hepatitis viral infections, but currently there are only vaccinations for two of them: hepatitis A and hepatitis B. Like preventing the spreading of other diseases, a good way to prevent hepatitis is through proper hygiene.

Approximately 4,000 people worldwide will die each day from viral hepatitis, and knowing the facts can help save lives.

Test your hepatitis knowledge with this quiz:

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