Monthly Archives: February 2018

Shine a Spotlight on Liver Disease for World Cancer Day

Media Release: 3 February 2018 Shine a Spotlight on Liver Disease for World Cancer Day On Sunday 4 February 2018 – World Cancer Day – Hepatitis ACT  joins with thousands of organisations globally and locally in highlighting the devastating impact cancer can have on individuals, families and communities across the world. Hepatitis ACT Executive Officer […]

A Timely Reminder: Hepatitis A is Vaccine-Preventable.

Following 27 confirmed hepatitis A cases in 9 months affecting men who have sex with men (MSM) (and to a lesser extent people who inject drugs) in Victoria, and a further 13 cases in South Australia since November 2017, senior public health officials in those states have issued advice promoting hepatitis A vaccinations. There have […]