What is Hepatitis? Hepatitis is a general term used to describe inflammation of the liver. The liver carries out many vital tasks, which include the distribution of nutrients within the bloodstream as well as filtering the blood of harmful waste and toxins. When the liver is inflamed, it is unable to do these tasks effectively. […]
Today is World Hepatitis Day! Worldwide 400 million people are infected with viral hepatitis; a disease that kills 1.4 million people every year. With better awareness and understanding of how to prevent hepatitis, we can eliminate this global killer! Check out the World Health Organization’s infographic and learn the facts! http://worldhepatitisday.org
A recent article was published featuring the work of Dr. Humberto Aguilar and the coordinators of the Louisiana Research Center. Click here to read the entire article.