Jul 29 2018
"Millions of people across the world and in the WHO South-East Asia Region are infected with viral hepatitis without knowing. less than one in 10 infected people are estimated to know their status", WHO Regional Director for South-East Asia Poonam Khetrapal Singh said.
World Hepatitis Day is observed on July 28.
The NMA vice president, therefore, advocated awareness campaigns in order to encourage people to seek adequate medical attention for common symptoms.
He urged all authorities concerned to take necessary measures to inspire the people to prevent the liver related diseases.
Over 10% of Mongolia's 3 million people are living with chronic hepatitis infection. HBV and HCV infections account for more than 90% of those deaths.
If you are between 45 and 60, you are more likely to be unknowingly living with hepatitis C than any other age group.
Moreover, the vaccine, which includes three doses delivered as injections at 0, 1 and 6 months, is now easily available and affordable. In 2010, infants in around 150 countries accross the world were routinely given the vaccine.
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Hepatitis B Immunoglobulin (HBIG) may be used to protect persons who are exposed to Hepatitis B. It is particularly efficacious within 48 hours of the incident. "Both of them have some relationship because they are usually transmitted through blood and other body fluids", said Dr Enang. 15%-20% of all chronic liver disease and hepatocellular cancer HCC in India are caused by HCV.
Hepatitis B and C are chronic infections that may not show symptoms for a long time. Hence in 2008, World Hepatitis Alliance along with numerous patient groups declared May 19 as Hepatitis Day. Following on, the United Nations declared official recognition of this event in 2010. The Theme this year is -Eliminate Hepatitis. "I can't think of when I could have contracted the hepatitis C virus, so it never occurred to me that I should ask for this test", says Carol.
He explained that without appropriate diagnosis and treatment, around one-third of those chronically infected with viral hepatitis would die as a result of serious liver diseases, including cirrhosis, liver cell cancer and liver failure. World Hepatitis Day is a reminder to talk to your doctor, know your risks, and get tested to stay healthy.
She was relieved to discover that testing and treatment are covered by the health insurance system in Mongolia, now a world leader in combating a high hepatitis burden.
Timely testing and treatment of viral hepatitis B and C can save lives.
Jul 29 2018
Cubs Trade For Cole Hamels
The 34-year-old adds some help to a Cubs rotation that has underachieved this season, despite leading the National League Central. He played for the Phillies from 2006 to 2015 and won a World Series, a World Series MVP and an NLCS MVP with them in 2008.
Jul 27 2018
‘Blood moon’: How to watch the longest lunar eclipse of the century
Mr Kirkley said that the sunrise would begin during the eclipse which would "wash out" the colours of the moon as it turned red. The total eclipse will begin at 1 am (July 28) and soon the moon will appear to turn red, looking the darkest at 01.52 am.
Jul 27 2018
Senate committees plan Russian Federation threat hearings
Democrats are seeking to take control of the House of Representatives and Senate in the November elections from the Republicans. He tweeted: "I'm very concerned that Russian Federation will be fighting very hard to have an impact on the upcoming Election".
Jul 26 2018
Deschamps, Zidane on FIFA Coach of the Year shortlist
A host of national team coaches have been selected in the nomination process in the wake of their exploits in the 2018 FIFA World Cup .
Jul 25 2018
Syrian army pushes into Quneitra province
A second group of White Helmets and their families has been unable to reach the border, a Canadian government source told AFP . Israel's Haaretz daily said the evacuees also included orphans who had been injured in the Syrian fighting.
Jul 25 2018
Tesla pushes suppliers to return payments
The race to get the Model 3 going may have added unexpected costs in the second quarter. The appeal was reportedly made as part of a wider effort to make Tesla profitable.
Jul 23 2018
Class-action suits claim OSU ignored doctor's alleged sex abuse
Several former wrestlers accused Jordan of doing nothing after hearing reports that Strauss was sexually abusing wrestlers. Speaking on "America's Newsroom", Jordan told Bill Hemmer that wrestlers and coaches alike have expressed the same stance.
Jul 23 2018
Woods sparkles with a 66 at Open
Justin Rose was about 18 feet away from going home Friday when he made the birdie putt on the 18th to make the cut on the number. The Englishman, who had only edged his way past the cut, sunk seven birdies to go within two shots of the leaders at four under.
Jul 20 2018
Guardiola wants Man City stars rested and ready
Jorginho played under Maurizio Sarri at Napoli and Chelsea's new head coach was keen to be reunited with him at Stamford Bridge.
Jul 19 2018
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