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  • About Hepatitis A B C

    Several Common Questions About Hepatitis A B C

    Hepatitis means inflammation of the liver. The liver is a vital organ that processes nutrients, filters the blood, and fights infections. Viruses cause most cases of hepatitis. The type of hepatitis is named for the virus that causes it; for example, hepatitis A, hepatitis B or hepatitis C. Drug or alcohol use can also cause hepatitis. In other cases, your […] More

  • 5 Major Hepatitis Viruses

    Treatment and Prevention of 5 Major Hepatitis Viruses

    The inflammation of the liver is called hepatitis. The disease can be self-limiting or progress to fibrosis (scarring), cirrhosis or liver cancer. Viruses are the most common cause of hepatitis. Types of viral hepatitis There are 5 major hepatitis viruses. Although they all cause hepatitis, they differ significantly. The hepatitis A virus (HAV) is present […] More

  • Hepatitis A, B and C

    Hepatitis A, B and C: The Leading Cause Of Liver Cancer

    The word “hepatitis” means inflammation of the liver. Hepatitis is most often caused by a virus. In the US, the most common types are Hepatitis A, Hepatitis B, and Hepatitis C. Heavy alcohol use, toxins, some medications and certain medical conditions can also cause hepatitis. There are three different kinds of hepatitis, some of which are […] More