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Monday, July 30, 2012
Foreign media disclose hepatitis numbers on World Hepatitis Day 2012
The Southeast Asian country of Vietnam is also dealing with an extraordinary burden of hepatitis. Saigon Giai Phong, the Vietnamese Communist Party newspaper reports an estimated eight million people are infected with hepatitis B or C virus and liver cancer is the second leading cause of death in men.