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Hepatitis from sea water

Hello!Is it possible to become infected with hepatitis B or C while swimming in the sea if you have bleeding cut? What is a risk if it is not bleeding?Thank you.
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
Not at all. Enjoy the beach. Read more »

drinking water & hepatitis b

hellocan i can hepatitis b from taking a drink of water from there glassand who ... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Hepatitis A FAQs for the Public

...Transmission / Exposure Symptoms Diagnosis / Treatment Prevention / Vaccination Overview What is hepatitis? Hepatitis means inflammation of the liver. Toxins, certain drugs, some diseases, heavy alcohol use,... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Hepatitis: Overview

...active again. Hepatitis A and E are both acute diseases. They are spread by contact with fecal matter, either directly or from water that has sewage in it, or through food that was handled by someone with contaminated hands. Hep A and Hep E do... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Hepatitis B FAQs for the Public

...Overview Statistics Transmission / Exposure Symptoms Tests Treatment Prevention / Vaccination Pregnancy and Hepatitis B Overview What is hepatitis? "Hepatitis" means inflammation of the liver. Toxins, certain... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

FAQs for the Public: Hepatitis C

...eating utensils, breastfeeding, hugging, kissing, holding hands, coughing, or sneezing. It is also not spread through food or water. Who is at risk for hepatitis C? Some people are at increased risk for hepatitis C, including Current... Read more »
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Hepatitis B and C

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...have some questions that are not well answered here or in another sites. What are the possibilities of being infected with Hepatitis B from a relation with a woman via vaginal without protection? Many sites claim that the Hep B virus is... Read more »

need Some Light Shed On My situation Please

Posted by Jaypoc0, 1 Reply
...Thier Is Something In my Throte. As If Theirs Constantly Something running Down It ( The Back of My Throte). Ive Been Drinking Water Lately Becuse I Dont Drink Much Water At all. The Little Red Pin Head Dots Arent Clusterd Anyware On My Bodie... Read more »

blood donation again

Posted by Anonymous, 6 Replies
Hey there! Is it possible for blood not to be visible to the eye, but nonetheless could it transmit dangerous virus? I'm the guy with the blood donation session, when the nurse was touching the hole on my arm, from which I donated blood. Read more »

Part two

Posted by Anonymous
...service and advice. Question Two I used a needle that had been used by my room-mate two weeks ago. I washed it with soap and water. What are the chances of getting infected from this needle? Answer There are two answers depending on what you... Read more »