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Global increase in deaths from viral hepatitis revealed in WHO report

By: The World Health Organization, 10 April 2024 According to the World Health Organization (WHO) 2024 Global Hepatitis Report, the number of lives lost due to viral hepatitis is increasing. The disease is the second leading infectious cause of death globally — with 1.3 million deaths per year, the same as tuberculosis, a top infectious…

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National Action Plan HIV-TB (2025-2029)

Correctional facilitiy inmates are a population that often has higher rates of Hepatitis and HIV-TB compared to the general population. This is caused by factors such as high levels of drug abuse, risky behavior and pre-existing health conditions. They are also members of the community being assisted will one day return to the community. Management…

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A link between diabetes and hepatitis C

by: Peduli Hati Bangsa team (May 2024) The hepatitis C virus (HCV) spreads through contact with blood. This can cause acute or chronic infections. If HCV becomes chronic, the infection can cause liver damage and the development of other conditions, including diabetes. Numerous studies show a correlation between HCV and diabetes. Up to 33% of…

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WHO publishes a new guideline for hepatitis B

By: Tim Yayasan Peduli Hati Bangsa, 23 April 2024 WHO has released new Guidelines on the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of chronic hepatitis B (HBV) infection at the Asia Pacific Conference for the Study of Liver Diseases (APASL) 2024 in Kyoto, Japan. Recommendations from these guidelines were also presented at the 2024 World Hepatitis Summit…

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Implementation guidelines for Community-led monitoring (CLM) of hepatitis B and C services in Indonesia

The Indonesian Directorate General of Prevention and Control of Infectious Diseases, Ministry of Health in collaboration with Peduli Hati Bangsa, Jakarta has developed “Implementation guidelines for Community-led monitoring (CLM) of hepatitis B and C services in Indonesia”. This is the first national program adoption of indicators developed by community groups on hepatitis B and C.  …