Hepatitis C

Hepatitis C

LCHD Hepatitis C Personal Health Fact Sheet

For additional information on hepatitis C, please feel free to call the Livingston County Health Department at 517-552-6882.  A public health nurse is available Monday-Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Hepatitis A and B Vaccine Information

Hepatitis A and hepatitis B are two additional viruses that can affect your liver and cause damage, especially in people with hepatitis C.  Hepatitis A and B can be prevented by vaccination, unlike hepatitis C.  Individuals diagnosed with hepatitis C are eligible for a program (MI-VRP) that will provide these vaccinations.  (An administration fee may be charged.)  The Immunization Clinic at the Livingston County Health Department is open Wednesdays from 8:30 a.m. to  4:30 p.m., with extended hours until 7 p.m. on the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month. No appointment is needed.

Hepatitis Links

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 
Hepatitis Division; Mailstop G-37
1600 Clifton Road, NE
Atlanta, GA  30333
1-800-4HELP-CDC

American Liver Foundation
1425 Pompton Avenue
Cedar Grove, NJ  07009
1-800-GO-LIVER

American Social Health Organization
PO Box 13827
Research Triangle Park, NC  27709
1-919-361-8400

American College of Gastroenterology
4900 B South 31st Street
Arlington, VA  22206
1-703-820-7400

Hep C Connection
1177 Grant Street, Suite 200
Denver, CO  80203
1-800-522-HEPC

Huron Gastroenterology, Ypsilanti, MI
For additional information:   www.hurongastro.com
1-734-434-6262 or 1-800-772-4659

Hepatitis Foundation International
30 Sunrise Terrace
Cedar Grove, NJ  07009
1-800-891-0707

Hepatitis C Association
1351 Cooper Road
Scotch Plains, NJ 07076
1-866-437-4377

National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse
2 Information Way
Bethesda, MD  20892
1-301-654-3810
 
National Institute of Health
9000 Rockville Pike
Bethesda, MD  20892
1-800-860-8747