Director’s Council of Public Representatives (COPR)
NIH Public Bulletin – April 2010
New Brochure on Hepatitis B for Asian and Pacific Islander Americans
Institute: National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)
Hepatitis B is a liver disease that can lead to liver failure and liver cancer. You can learn more about hepatitis B, its symptoms, and why Asian Americans may be at a higher risk of developing the disease in Hepatitis B: What Asian and Pacific Islander Americans Need to Know, a new brochure from the National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse. This brochure is part of the Awareness and Prevention Series.
You can read or download Hepatitis B: What Asian and Pacific Islander Americans Need to Know at http://digestive.niddk.nih.gov/ddiseases/pubs/HepB_AP/index.htm.