The ABCs of Hepatitis

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  • Hep B
  • Hep C
  • Hep and Tats
  • Vaccines
  • Getting Tested
  • African-Americans and Hep C
  • Hep C and HIV/AIDS
  • What Do You Know?
  • The 411 on Hep
  • Hep A

Hep and Tats

Getting inked can leave you with more than a dope tattoo. Over the years, tattooing has been linked to Hep B and C infections. It’s important to do research on the tattoo parlor before you go. Make sure they use clean needles, the artists wash their hands and the area is sanitary. 

 

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