- 28 July 2019
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World Hepatitis Day, 28 July 2019
Prevention and Protection Guide For Hepatitis:
Worldwide, 300 million people live with hepatitis viruses. On World Hepatitis Day, 28 July 2019, Sunshine Hospital Hyderabad call on people around the world to take action and raise awareness of hepatitis to prevent, diagnose, and treat hepatitis viruses around the world.
July 28 was chosen in honour of Dr Baruch Samuel Blumberg Nobel scientist birthday, who discovered the hepatitis B virus (HBV) and developed diagnostic tests and vaccines for the virus and implemented vaccination globally.
Viral hepatitis can attack the body and attack the liver system. Five types of hepatitis A, B, C, D, and E are there. Although hepatitis can be treated, it is best to prevent it.
Here on hepatitis day, Sunshine Hospital Hyderabad wants to share some simple and easy tips to follow that can help prevent the spread of hepatitis.