We are adding the Hepatitis B virus to our STI index this week. HBV is a complicated disease that moves in cycles. This class will help identify symptoms and discuss current treatment options. HBV is a blood-borne disease and spreads by multiple means (including sexual activity), but the commonality of the disease can vary based on location.
Today, HBV is commonly transmitted through the sharing of drug paraphernalia. Hepatitis B will clear up on its own in most infections, but the code to rebuild new HBV cells will remain in the body. Protect your liver and know your status . . .
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