People born between 1945 and 1965
-- This group of “Baby Boomers” is 5 times more likely to have Hep C than other generations
|• Known exposures
|• Are a chronic hemodialysis patient|
|• Had an accidental needlestick incident with a used needle|
|• Are a military veteran (especially Vietnam Veterans)|
|• Shared toothbrushes, razors, etc. with a person who has hepatitis C|
|• Had unprotected sex with a person with hepatitis C|
|• Were born to a mother who has hepatitis C|
|• Have an unregulated tattoo or body piercings|
|• Ever been incarcerated or worked in a jail or prison|
|• Have shared an injection needle, works or intranasal devices for illicit drug use - Even Once|
|• Have select medical contitions:
Talk To Your Healthcare Professional Today if You Have Any Of These Risk Factors. GET TESTED TODAY AT your doctor’s office WITH ORAQUICK HCV RAPID ANTIBODY TEST.
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