In this episode of Back to Health, Robert Schwartz, M.D., Ph.D. and Ype P. de Jong, M.D., Ph.D discuss what patients should know about viral hepatitis. They raise awareness around the infection by challenging the social stigma against it, as well encouraging testing in the community. The panelists help improve our understanding of transmission, by highlighting the risk factors, vaccinations, and treatments now available.
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