1 January 1970
Posted by: Richard Scrase
Over 120 million people worldwide are chronically infected with Hepatitis C and most of them don’t know it.
This Sunday is World Hepatitis Awareness Day, with a theme of 'This is hepatitis. Know it. Confront it.
The hepatitis C virus infects in the region of 170 million people around the world and creates an increased risk of cirrhosis, liver failure and cancer.