Hepatitis B

  1. How Soon Can I Get Tested After Having Unprotected Sex?

    How Soon Can I Get Tested After Having Unprotected Sex?
    So you have had unprotected sex and now you are worried about being exposed to STDs. Every person who is sexually active should get tested for STDs at some point, especially after they have had unprotected sex. However, which tests, and when mainly depends on their personal risk factors. Oftentimes screening is not necessary. But if it is recommended, and...
  2. Incubation Period of STDs

    Incubation Period of STDs: When Do Symptoms Show And How, When You Can Get Tested How soon should you get yourself screened for an STI after you have had unprotected sex? Are you wondering about this too? There are around 20 million new Sexually Transmitted Infections and diseases every year, and half of the Americans come across a sexually transmitted...
  3. Teens Invented Condoms that can Detect STDs

    Three students, ages 13-14 years old, of Newton Academy in London invent color-changing condoms to warn of STDs. Their proposal won them the top prize in the UK 's TeenTech Awards in 2015. The concept sounds creative and could be a game-changer in STDs detection, but as of today it is still a concept and with the current technology, it's...
  4. Two Liver Diseases: Hepatitis B and Hepatitis C

    Two common liver diseases are Hepatitis B and Hepatitis C. It begins without any symptoms, which eventually escalate to vomiting, dark urine, abdominal pain, yellow skin, and feeling tired. Its symptoms are inflammation and edema of the liver, which interferes with its function. This is one of the most common chronic liver diseases. Hepatitis B Hepatitis B can cure itself...
  5. Hepatitis B and children

    It was in 1966 when Hepatitis B virus was first discovered. During those years, it was said that at least 350 million people have Hepatitis B infection. This virus damages the liver and it can cause liver diseases. Hepatitis B can be prevented by having Hepatitis B vaccination. Hepatitis B and children Children with Hepatitis B are mostly infected when...
  6. Testing Hepatitis B in Kids

    To keep our body clean and fresh all the time, we have our liver to clean it. Our liver is one of the organs responsible for cleaning our body from waste and toxins. Our liver is responsible as well in digesting our foods and keeping it where it is so we can use it for our daily energy needs. If...
  7. Hepatitis B Treatment for Kids

    If your kid seems to be showing symptoms that he has Hepatitis B infection, don’t hesitate to have him tested. Despite the fact that Hepatitis B is not like other chronic diseases that can cause disabilities and physical deformities, children with Hepatitis B can still suffer from their condition. For one, since this condition is communicable, some children might stereotype...
  8. What Are The Warning Signs Of Hepatitis B?

    Hepatitis is among the most typical illnesses people have nowadays. It is the term for a number of medical maladies that lead to the liver to inflame. The swelling is a result of inflammatory cells that came from an infection, accidental injuries, or prescription medications and harmful toxins and bacteria. It is very important to get yourself tested by using a hepatitis test kit or by going to your doctor. Hepatitis epidemics have occurred in different parts of the world, and the casualties have been disturbing. What are the reasons behind hepatitis? Hepatitis can be contracted thru a...
  9. The Different Medicines For Treating Hepatitis B

    Knowing The Two Types Of Hepatitis B There are usually two types of Hepatitis B infections: an acute hepatitis B infection and a chronic hepatitis B infection. Actuate hepatitis B is usually not life-threatening and doesn't require medicines for treating the disease. Unfortunately, hepatitis B may sometimes damage the liver too much to the point where a liver transplant may...
  10. Chronic Hepatitis B and Treatments

    With continuous studies and research, pharmaceutical companies are now releasing more and more drugs that can treat Hepatitis B infection. Today, there are now 7 drugs that can be prescribed to adults while children with Hepatitis B have two drug options. These Hepatitis B drugs are all FDA approved. 7 drugs that can be prescribed to Hepatitis B patients Intron...

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