About Hepatitis B
for hepatitis B
- You can find out if you have hepatitis B through a simple blood test.
- Most people do not feel sick when they are infected.
By the time they feel sick, it is often too late for treatment to be effective.
- If you don't have hepatitis B, the best way to prevent hepatitis B infection
is by getting vaccinated. Three shots of the hepatitis B vaccine are needed
for lifelong protection from the hepatitis B virus.