I-Health Series: Understanding Chronic Hepatitis B

Event Date: 
Wednesday, August 6, 2014 - 6:30pm
Event End Date: 
Wednesday, August 6, 2014 - 8:30pm
Event Location: 
525 Los Coches St. Milpitas, CA 95035

India Community Center in partnership with GILEAD presents a talk on Understanding Chronic Hepatitis B 

Hepatitis B infection is a leading common cause of liver cancer and cirrhosis in the community. San Francisco county and Santa Clara county have the highest numbers of liver cancer from hepatitis B in the country because of their large Asian population. The purpose of this talk on Understanding Chronic Hepatitis B is to bring about awareness of this infection in the community, discuss risk factors for transmission and the screening test to diagnose this infection, and learn how best to prevent liver disease progression.
 

REGISTER HERE!