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#hepatitis b

# hepatitis-b - All time

IBTS director hangs up phone after radio presenter asks about Hepatitis B case
# Dodged
# Dodged

IBTS director hangs up phone after radio presenter asks about Hepatitis B case

Aug 31st 2017, 2:53 PM 41,005 Views 45 Comments

It was announced yesterday that a patient in Ireland had contracted the virus from a blood transfusion.

A patient in Ireland has contracted Hepatitis B from a blood transfusion
# Rare Occurrence
# Rare Occurrence

A patient in Ireland has contracted Hepatitis B from a blood transfusion

Aug 30th 2017, 12:57 PM 19,172 Views 37 Comments

The Irish Blood Transfusion Board has tested 1.2 million donations for the infection.

Vaccines can be blamed for illness without scientific proof, EU court rules
# Multiple Sclerosis
# Multiple Sclerosis

Vaccines can be blamed for illness without scientific proof, EU court rules

Jun 22nd 2017, 10:57 AM 21,253 Views 108 Comments

The decision stems from the case of a man who developed MS shortly after being vaccinated against hepatitis B.

St James's Hospital to start testing all Emergency Department patients for HIV
# Diagnosis
# Diagnosis

St James's Hospital to start testing all Emergency Department patients for HIV

Jul 28th 2015, 10:10 AM 17,560 Views 19 Comments

It is hoped that as well as detecting new cases, people bring previously diagnosed patients back into care.

Cash incentives make drug users more likely to get vaccinated against hepatitis
# Vaccinations
# Vaccinations

Cash incentives make drug users more likely to get vaccinated against hepatitis

Apr 9th 2014, 7:00 AM 4,664 Views 24 Comments

The money is paid in supermarket vouchers.

Parents 'gobsmacked' after autistic son pricked by syringe on train
# Drugs
# Drugs

Parents 'gobsmacked' after autistic son pricked by syringe on train

Dec 22nd 2013, 7:45 AM 55,249 Views 126 Comments

The seven-year-old is now getting a course of shots against hepatitis B and C.