Tag: hepatitis B

What We’ve Accomplished

With 2017 coming to a close, we would like to take this opportunity to reflect on some of the things Charles B. Wang Community Health Center (CBWCHC) has accomplished.

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Assessing Trends in Hepatitis B Virus Infection and Immunity

The Hepatitis B Team at the Charles B. Wang Community Health Center has been presenting their latest research on hepatitis B virus (HBV) at local conferences.

Hepatitis B Team Releases Clinical Findings and Comic Book to Encourage Hepatitis B Virus Testing

Universal childhood vaccination programs since the 1980s have successfully reduced new hepatitis B virus (HBV) infections in endemic countries by increasing immunity and protection against HBV infection.  However, approximately one-third of the world’s population has been infected and most do […]

Growing Older with Hepatitis B: Prevention and Precautions Still Matter

This September we are celebrating seniors for Healthy Aging Month. The Hepatitis B Foundation is doing a series on Growing Older with Hepatitis B, and we have adapted part two of their series. If a senior you know or love […]

Growing Older with Hepatitis B: Why Testing for Liver Damage Still Matters

This September we are celebrating seniors for Healthy Aging Month. The Hepatitis B Foundation is doing a wonderful series on Growing Older with Hepatitis B, and we are sharing part one of their series. If a senior you know or […]

Love Your Family: Get Tested for Hep B!

For Hepatitis Awareness Month, we want to share the love story of Hong and Li, and their experience with getting tested for hepatitis B. You can view and share this story here. Enjoy!