July 28th: World Hepatitis Day

In 2010 the World Health Organization made World Hepatitis Day (July 28th) one of only 4 official disease-specific world health days.

Today 400 million people are living with hepatitis B or C worldwide. Every year 1.4 million people die from this preventable disease.

This July 28th – feel free to use the below signature badge to raise awareness and understanding of how we can prevent hepatitis.

WorldHepatitisDay

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