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Hepatitis

CHESTERFIELD, VA (WWBT) - Dr. David Boyd is helping his patients with hepatitis.

Viral hepatitis can be spread from contact with contaminated food, sexually, or from contact with body fluids.

Medical personnel, travelers to 3rd world countries and anyone who is sexually active are at risk.

Hepatitis A and B have a vaccine available. Hep C has no vaccine and is commonly spread via unprotected intercourse.

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