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Who Is Required To Get A Hepatitis Shot

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hepatitis C

Hello Dr. McGovern,I recently tested myself for Hepatitis A,B & C. The results said that I am immune to Hepatitis A & B thanks to the vaccinations that I received when I was young. However, regarding Hepatitis C the result says "Finding equivocal...
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
...It is not common to get this kind of test result but it can happen. It is important to get follow-up hepatitis C testing to confirm your status. The result will really depend on whether you have risks or not. If not, it is probably a false Read more »

hepatitis vaccination

taking hepatitis vaccine needed?Jan 8, 2010 hello DR thanks for your resent reply about... Read more »

hepatitis c

Can Hepatitis C be transmitted through spit??? Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

New Jersey High School Students Required to Receive Hepatitis B Vaccination

...be vaccinated against hepatitis B under a new state law. The measure, signed into law by Gov. James E. McGreevey in August, requires children in grades 9-12 to receive the vaccination or possibly be denied school admission in the fall of 2003.... Read more »
The Well Project

Hepatitis A

...combined hepatitis A and hepatitis B vaccine. The HAV vaccine is given in two shots over six months. The combination vaccine requires three shots over six months. It is important to follow through and get all your shots in order to be fully... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Frequently Asked Questions About Hepatitis

...Hepatitis A. Rest and avoiding things that are toxic to your liver (like alcohol), help the healing process. In severe cases that require hospitalization, there are medicines that can lessen the symptoms. Today, you can receive a series of three... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Vaccinations and HIV

...Every traveler with HIV should be sure they are vaccinated against hepatitis A and B. Countries have different vaccination requirements for entry. In general, inactivated vaccines should not be a problem for travelers with HIV. However, they... Read more »
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Director of Treatment & Prevention Advocacy

Posted by Robert1
...tasks and re-prioritize on short notice Ability to speak/write in Spanish strongly encouraged Ability and willingness to travel, as required Demonstrated experience in inspiring, mentoring and supervising employees, interns and volunteers... Read more »

Dear Doctor D. Ryan

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...the window period. People may serorevert after being vaccinated against certain infections. This is why some vaccinations require a series of shots (like Hepatitis B, to make sure that the antibodies hold) or booster shots throughout one's life... Read more »

hep c

Posted by Anonymous
...you provide. In order for this message to be successfully delivered to the appropriate target(s), all fields are required. Title Select TitleMr.Ms.Mrs.MissDr.RabbiFr.Rev.Hon.Br.Sr.Msr. First Name * Last Name * Email... Read more »

i cant stop crying

Posted by terrified2121, 6 Replies
i dated someone after not knowing them long enough at all we started sleeping together and we alwas used a condom, and he would never stop saying how he didnt wanna use one anymore. Even though i have another condition that i told him about that... Read more »