July 27, 2016

400 million people have Hepatitis but don’t know- WHO

In May of this year, the World Health Assembly – WHO’s decision-making body – called for treating eight million people for hepatitis B or C by 2020, to reduce new viral hepatitis infections by 90 percent, and to decrease the number of deaths by 65 per cent in 2030, as […]
July 13, 2016

Some quick facts about Viral Hepatitis #20DaysOnHepatitis

It’s the Wold Hepatitis Day on July 28. Viral hepatitis is inflammation of the liver caused by a virus. There are five different hepatitis viruses, hepatitis A, B, C, D and E. The Tony Elumelu Foundation is carrying out an awareness campaign on the disease, with the hashtag #20DaysOnHepatitis. Hepatitis affects over […]