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Hepatitis A outbreak in Colorado kills one, health officials say

Hepatitis A outbreak in Colorado kills one, health officials say

close Video Hepatitis A: How is it spread? Hepatitis A is a liver infection that is highly contagious. Find out how to prevent contracting it and what can be done if you’re exposed At least one person has died in connection to a statewide outbreak of hepatitis A in Colorado , state health officials announced this week. The Denver resident, who was

Health alert as 100,000 Brits have killer hepatitis C infection – but have no clue

Health alert as 100,000 Brits have killer hepatitis C infection – but have no clue

DOCTORS have warned around 100,000 Brits could be living with hepatitis C – but not realise they have the killer virus. Left untreated, the condition can cause cancer and prove fatal, Public Health England warned today. Public Health England has warned up to 96,000 Brits could have hepatitis C but not know they have the killer virus Getty - Contributor

Revealed: Public Health England 'hot on the trail' of Disease X

Revealed: Public Health England 'hot on the trail' of Disease X

L ast year, infectious disease experts warned of a shadowy killer that was preparing to strike - Disease X , an as yet unidentified pathogen that could cause a global pandemic and kill millions. The warning  from the World Health Organization (WHO) made headlines around the world and raised the profile of  the threat posed by potentially deadly infectious diseases