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WORLD HEPATITIS DAY 2014: INDIA HAS SECOND HIGHEST NUMBER OF HEPATITIS B PATIENTS

July 28, 2014
India has over 40 million Hepatitis B infected patients, second only to China, and most people with chronic Hepatitis B or C are unaware of their infection, putting them at serious risk of developing cirrhosis or liver cancer which are life threatening.   More ...

EBOLA VIRUS KILLS TOP DOCTOR, INFECTS U.S. DOCTOR

July 28, 2014
An Ebola outbreak that has killed more than 670 people in Africa is now taking a toll on doctors and health care workers battling the deadly disease. More ...

FOR THE WORLD'S 8TH BIGGEST KILLER, VIRAL HEPATITIS IS REMARKABLY NEGLECTED.

July 28, 2014
That's why in 2010 the World Health Organization made World Hepatitis Day one of only 4 official disease-specific world health days, to be celebrated each year on the 28th July. Millions of people across the world now take part in World Hepatitis Day, to raise awareness about viral hepatitis, and to call for access to treatment, better prevention programs and governments  More   ...