World Hepatitis Day 2019: 5 Foods Damaging Your Liver

World Hepatitis Day 2019: 5 Foods Damaging Your Liver

World Hepatitis Day: Living a healthy lifestyle is important for preventing hepatitis and a healthy liver

Highlights

  1. Maintain a healthy weight for a healthy liver
  2. Aerated drinks and sodas can be bad for your liver
  3. Quit alcohol to prevent fatty liver disease

World Hepatitis Day will be observed on July 28. Viral hepatitis B and C affect as much as 325 million people across the world. It is also known to cause 1.4 million deaths in a year. It is the second major killer infectious disease after tuberculosis. 9 times people are affected by hepatits than HIV. On World Hepatitise Day, the idea is to spread awareness about the fact that hepatitis is preventable and treatable. Hepatitis C, is in fact curable. 80% people, however, still lack prevention, testing and treatment services. On the occasion of World Hepatitis Day, World Health Organization (WHO) has proposed the theme, “Invest in eliminating

Be the first to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.


*