Take a Shot at Hep B Archived
Hepatitis B is a highly infectious disease that can lead to a lifetime of health problems. While most cases in adults don’t develop into chronic disease, infants with hepatitis B have a 90% chance of having life-long health issues and a 25% risk for premature death. In this podcast, Dr. Susan Wang discusses the importance of getting vaccinated for hepatitis B. Created: 4/7/2011 by MMWR. Date Released: 4/7/2011. Series Name: A Cup of Health with CDC.
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