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How Is Hepatitis A Transmitted

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Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
...Hepatitis A is transmitted through contaminated food or water.Hepatitis B is mainly transmitted easily through sex and shared injection drug Read more »

Hepatitis A

My friend had sex with infected person with hepatitis A and they live together. Is it possible for... Read more »

hepatitis b

can the hepatitis transmitted by french kiss or sliva? Read more »
Articles
Black AIDS Institute

Hepatitis: Is Your Doctor in the Dark?

...I have hepatitis B -- which I never heard of before. Hepatitis is an infectious, blood-borne virus that inflames the liver. Hepatitis A is often transmitted through foods tainted with microscopic amounts of fecal matter, particularly during... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Hepatitis: Overview

...healthy. Hepatitis can lead to serious scarring (cirrhosis) of the liver and liver failure, which can be fatal. Many cases of hepatitis aren't treated because people either don't feel sick at all, or think they have the flu. The most common... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

FAQs for the Public: Hepatitis C

... Overview What is hepatitis? What is the difference between hepatitis A, hepatitis B, and hepatitis C? What is hepatitis C? Statistics How common is acute hepatitis C in the United States? Read more »
AIDS Survival Project

A Look at Hepatitis

...fact, the Gay and Lesbian Medical Association has endorsed universal vaccinations for MSMs (men who have sex with men) against hepatitis A and B as well as injection drug users. Because HIV and hepatitis are both transmitted by the same means, we... Read more »
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Sexually transmitted diseases. TB. Hepatitis.

Posted by dsaklad, 1 Reply
...   c. hepatitis B, hepatitis C, hepatitis A   d. and vaccinated for hepatitis B and... Read more »

Hepatitis C

Posted by hopefulindy, 1 Reply
I tested HIV- at 3.5 months post possible exposure. I have on going health issues and no answers. I am waiting on blood work to see if I have been exposed to Hep C. If someone is infected with Hep c and HIV at the same time would that slow the... Read more »

Hepatitis risk

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
unprotected sex with man with homemade tattoos and professional tattoos. What do I do? Read more »

hepatitis and swollen nodes?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
does hep cause swollen lymph nodes? Read more »