Director’s Council of Public Representatives (COPR)
NIH Public Bulletin – July 2010
New Brochures on Hepatitis B in Asian Languages
Institute: National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)
Did you know that Asian and Pacific Islander Americans and other foreign-born Americans are at higher risk for chronic hepatitis B, which can lead to liver failure and liver cancer? You can learn more about hepatitis B in the new brochure Hepatitis B: What Asian and Pacific Islander Americans Need to Know. The brochure is available in English, Chinese, Korean, Tagalog, and Vietnamese.
You can read the English version of Hepatitis B: What Asian and Pacific Islander Americans Need to Know at www.digestive.niddk.nih.gov/ddiseases/pubs/HepB_AP/index.htm, the Chinese version at www.digestive.niddk.nih.gov/ddiseases/pubs/HepB_CH_AP/index.htm, the Korean version at www.digestive.niddk.nih.gov/ddiseases/pubs/HepB_KO_AP/index.htm, the Tagalog version at www.digestive.niddk.nih.gov/ddiseases/pubs/HepB_TG_AP/index.htm, and the Vietnamese version at www.digestive.niddk.nih.gov/ddiseases/pubs/HepB_VN_AP/index.htm.