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Viral hepatitis (A, B & C)

Hepatitis means inflammation of the liver, and it can be caused by a virus or other non-viral causes.  The main difference between the viruses is how they are spread and the effects they have on your health.

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Prevention

There are safe and effective vaccines that protect you from getting hepatitis A and B.  While there is no vaccine for hep C, by being ‘blood aware’ you can reduce your overall chance of being exposed to the virus.

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Living with Hepatitis

People with chronic hepatitis can do a number of things to stay healthy including limiting/avoiding alcohol, reducing stress, not smoking, getting regular exercise and eating a healthy diet.

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Treatment

Effective treatment is available for both chronic hepatitis B and C.  Before you can see a liver specialist to talk about going on treatment, you need to get a referral from your GP first.

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We need your honest feedback on the current Hepatitis Queensland Service Brochure please, before 5PM Wednesday 29 April! This survey should take less than 5 minutes.

The information you provide can make a concrete and practical difference to services and the lives of people affected by viral hepatitis.

Thank you for your time. We really appreciate it.

https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/HQServiceBrochure

Brad Colbourne
Health Communications Officer

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We need your honest feedback on the current Hepatitis Queensland Service Brochure please, before 5PM Wednesday 29 April! This survey should take less than 5 minutes.

The information you provide can make a concrete and practical difference to services and the lives of people affected by viral hepatitis.

Thank you for your time. We really appreciate it.

https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/HQServiceBrochure

Brad Colbourne
Health Communications Officer

Older news:

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We need your honest feedback on the current Hepatitis Queensland Service Brochure please, before 5PM Wednesday 29 April! This survey should take less than 5 minutes.

The information you provide can make a concrete and practical difference to services and the lives of people affected by viral hepatitis.

Thank you for your time. We really appreciate it.

https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/HQServiceBrochure

Brad Colbourne
Health Communications Officer

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We need your honest feedback on the current Hepatitis Queensland Service Brochure please, before 5PM Wednesday 29 April! This survey should take less than 5 minutes.

The information you provide can make a concrete and practical difference to services and the lives of people affected by viral hepatitis.

Thank you for your time. We really appreciate it.

https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/HQServiceBrochure

Brad Colbourne
Health Communications Officer

Older news:

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What do you think of the Service Brochure?

Hello,

We need your honest feedback on the current Hepatitis Queensland Service Brochure please, before 5PM Wednesday 29 April! This survey should take less than 5 minutes.

The information you provide can make a concrete and practical difference to services and the lives of people affected by viral hepatitis.

Thank you for your time. We really appreciate it.

https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/HQServiceBrochure

Brad Colbourne
Health Communications Officer

Older news:

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