Task Force: Screen high-risk individuals for hepatitis B

Main Points: The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommends hepatitis B virus (HBV) screening for nonpregnant high-risk adolescents and

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Postnatal immunoprophylaxis effective for preventing maternal transmission of hepatitis B

Main Point: Postnatal prophylaxis is highly effective in preventing maternal transmission of hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection, according to an

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Viral hepatitis remains a major health concern in the U.S.

Main Point: Experts comment on HHS 2014-2016 Viral Hepatitis Action Plan. Published in: Annals of Internal Medicine Study Further: Untreated

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Small cash incentives dramatically improve hepatitis B vaccination rates among injecting drug users

Main Point: Small financial incentives, totalling as little as £30, can dramatically increase the likelihood of people who inject drugs

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U.S. survey reveals 2.7 million living with chronic Hep C virus

Main Points: A survey of U.S. households conducted between 2003 and 2010 revealed that approximately 2.7 million US residents are

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