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Stigmatized and Misunderstood, Hepatitis Kills 1.5 Million People a Year

It's ignored, stigmatized, and misunderstood, but it kills 1.5 million people every year, as many as HIV/AIDS. It's the leading cause of liver cancer. Hepatitis is a serious inflammation of the liver,…

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World Hepatitis Day: ‘It’s Closer Than You Think’ (video)

One million people die every year from it...and it's closer than you think. Saturday, July 28 is World Hepatitis Day. Not very exciting...but very important. That's because one million people die e…

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What’s that Pain?: Sources of Joint Pain

Persistent joint pain is a sign of... something. Your doctor will figure out what's wrong--but first, watch this video to learn about the possible culprits.…

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Contracting Hepatitis B

Need a quick tip on how Hepatitis B is contracted or spread? Watch this!…

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Hepatitis B: Testing & Treatment

Need a quick tip on hepatitis B testing and treatments? Watch this!…

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