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  • The ABCs of Hepatitis 

    South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control; Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (U.S.) (South Carolina State Library, 2017-08)
    This chart gives information for hepatitis A, B and C such as statistics, routes of transmission, persons at risk, incubation period and severity.
  • HEPATITIS B : General Information 

    South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control; Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (U.S.) (South Carolina State Library, 2017-08)
    This sheet gives information about Hepatitis B, what it is, how it is spread, its symptoms, how it can be prevented and how it can be treated.
  • HEPATITIS C & INJECTION DRUG USE 

    South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control; Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (U.S.) (South Carolina State Library, 2017-08)
    This document answers the questions: What is Hepatitis C?, what are the symptoms?, should I get tested?, how is Hepatitis C spread among people who inject drugs?, are there other ways Hepatitis C can spread?, can Hepatitis ...
  • HEPATITIS C : Why People Born from 1945-1965 Should Get Tested 

    South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control; Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (U.S.) (South Carolina State Library, 2017-08)
    People born from 1945–1965, sometimes referred to as baby boomers, are 5 times more likely to have hepatitis C than other adults. Hepatitis C can lead to liver damage, cirrhosis, and even liver cancer. Most people with ...
  • HIV and Viral Hepatitis 

    South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control; Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (U.S.) (South Carolina State Library, 2017-06)
    People with HIV infection are affected disproportionally by viral hepatitis. Nearly 75% of people with HIV who report a history of injection drug use also are infected with hepatitis C virus (HCV). HIV/HCV coinfection more ...
  • Interpretation of Results of Tests for Hepatitis C Virus (HCV) Infection and Further Actions 

    South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control; Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (U.S.) (South Carolina State Library, 2017-08)
    This sheet is a guide for test results for Hepatitis C broken down by test outcome, interpretation and further actions.
  • Las vacunas para preadolescentes y adolescentes : Qué es lo que deben saber los padres 

    South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control; Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (U.S.) (South Carolina State Library, 2016-01)
    This sheet written in Spanish answers the questions: why does my child need vaccines now?, what vaccines does my child need?, when should my child be vaccinated?, what else should I know about these vaccines?, how can I ...
  • Recommended Testing Sequence for Identifying Current Hepatitis C Virus (HCV) Infection 

    South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control; Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (U.S.) (South Carolina State Library, 2017-09)
    This sheet is a work flow diagram on how hepatitis C should be identified.
  • Vaccines for Preteens and Teens : What Parents Should Know 

    South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control; Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (U.S.) (South Carolina State Library, 2016-01)
    This sheet answers the questions: why does my child need vaccines now?, what vaccines does my child need?, when should my child be vaccinated?, what else should I know about these vaccines?, how can I get help paying for ...