Get Tested. Get Treated. Get Cured.

Hepatitis C is a serious virus that can lead to liver damage and other significant health problems. An estimated 2.4 million people are living with this treatable disease — and many who are infected may not even know it.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommends that all adults over the age of 18 get tested for hepatitis C at least once in their lifetime, and even more frequently if they fit into any of these categories:

Over the age of 18 years old

History of intravenous drug use

Multiple sexual partners

Pregnant women (during each pregnancy)

Tell Your Doctor: I Want the Test!

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Check Out the Uncas Health District Calendar for Testing Events in Your Community.

Current Hep C treatment options are easy, effective, and can reverse the symptoms.

Viral Hepatitis Key Facts

  • There are several different viruses that can cause hepatitis; the most common types of viral hepatitis are hepatitis A, hepatitis B, and hepatitis C.


  • Chronic hepatitis B and hepatitis C are leading causes of liver cancer in the United States.


  • Both hepatitis A and hepatitis B are preventable with safe and effective vaccines, and hepatitis C is curable with prescribed treatment.


  • CDC recommends all adults through age 59 and adults age 60 or older with risk factors get vaccinated against hepatitis A and hepatitis B. If you are age 60 or older and do not have risk
    factors, you may choose to get vaccinated.


  • About 66% of people with hepatitis B are unaware of their infection and about 40% of people
    living with hepatitis C do not know they are infected


  • CDC recommends all adults get tested for hepatitis B and hepatitis C at least once in their lifetime and pregnant women get tested during each pregnancy. Getting tested is the only way to know if you have hepatitis B or hepatitis C.

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401 W. Thames Street, Suite 106
Norwich, CT 06360

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