Hepatitis

1 in 12 people worldwide are living with the Hepatitis B or C virus.

Every year, 1 million people die because of liver failure or liver cancer caused by Hepatitis B or C.

Hepatitis B and C are entirely treatable, if you find out early enough.

• Were you born in Asia, Africa, South America, Pacific Islands, Eastern Europe or the Middle East?

• Have you had medical or dental procedures in any of these areas?

• Have you had a blood transfusion or received blood products or an organ transplant prior to 1991 in the UK?

• Have you had a tattoo or piercing in unregistered premises with possibly non-sterile equipment?

• Have you ever injected drugs with shared needles, even once?

• Have you had unprotected sex with anyone who could have Hepatitis B or C due to any of the reasons listed above?

• Have you shared razors or toothbrushes with anyone who could have Hepatitis B or C due to any of the reasons listed above?

If you answered yes to any of the above, YOU ARE AT RISK.

If you are worried about Hepatitis, you can order a postal fingerpick test for Hepatitis B and C using our postal testing service, TakeATestUK.