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FAQ - About Hepatitis B Also available in: Spanish This FAQ about hepatitis B covers what it is, who is at risk, what a carrier is, and how it is and is not spread. Symptoms and explanations of blood testing are also included.... Details >Immunization Action CoalitionWhat I Need to Know About Hepatitis BAlso available in: SpanishOnline answers to consumers questions about this infectious disease. Hepatitis B spreads by contact with an infected person's blood, semen, or other body fluid and affects the liver.... Details >National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, National Institutes of HealthAdd Hepatitis B Vaccination to Your Back to School ListHepatitis B is a disease of the liver caused by the hepatitis B virus. ... Details >Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, U.S. Department of Health and Human ServicesAll Kids Need Hepatitis B Shots Also available in: Chinese-Traditional Hmong Japanese Khmer/Cambodian Korean Laotian Samoan Spanish Vietnamese All the major medical groups in the United States agree that all children 0-18 years of age need hepatitis B shots in order to be protected from this disease.... Details >Immunization Action CoalitionB News You Can Use - Hepatitis B Foundation This site provides an on-line form to subscribe for free to the newsletter. The B News brings the most up-to-date hepatitis B information to individuals around the world, highlights new research and ... Details >Hepatitis B FoundationBasic Tests to Assess Hepatitis B Status The single most important test to identify whether the individual is a hepatitis B carrier is a blood test for the hepatitis B surface antigen (HBsAg).
... Details >Asian Liver Center at Stanford UniversityBrief Introduction to Hepatitis B for Parents of Adopted Children Answers to frequently asked questions about Hepatitis B from parents with adopted children.... Details >Immunization Action CoalitionDirectory of Liver Specialists This national directory is provided as a service by the Hepatitis B Foundation for use by patients and their families. Users may select a state name to find liver specialists skilled in treating Hepat... Details >Hepatitis B FoundationDrug Watch This page presents a chart of information for specific medicines approved by the FDA for Hepatitis B Virus; includes their brand name, respective schedule information and more.... Details >Hepatitis B FoundationEvery Week Hundreds of Teenagers and Young Adults Are Infected with Hepatitis B: Get Vaccinated Against This Disease! Also available in: Chinese-Traditional Hmong Khmer/Cambodian Korean Laotian Vietnamese This brochure describes what hepatitis B is and how teens contract it. Symptoms and prevention are also covered.... Details >Immunization Action Coalition
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