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STD Dictionary: Letters A Through M

STD Dictionary

The first step in securing your sexual health is having the right knowledge.

In this two-part blog series, we are defining some of the key terms you should know when it comes to STDs, starting with the beginning of the alphabet.

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For Those with Hepatitis B, Liver Screening is Essential

While anyone could benefit from liver screening, for those living with hepatitis B, routine liver screening is essential. This is because as many as 80% of all cases of liver cancer worldwide are caused by chronic hepatitis B, and more than 500,000 people die from this lethal disease every year. Routine liver screening and surveillance is the best way to catch this deadly disease early and to improve the odds of treatment once a person has contracted it.

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