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.
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.
This Sunday is World Hepatitis Awareness Day, with a theme of 'This is hepatitis. Know it. Confront it.