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

American Liver Foundation
1425 Pompton Avenue
Cedar Grove, NJ  07009

American Social Health Organization
PO Box 13827
Research Triangle Park, NC  27709

American College of Gastroenterology
4900 B South 31st Street
Arlington, VA  22206

Hep C Connection
1177 Grant Street, Suite 200
Denver, CO  80203

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

Hepatitis C Association
1351 Cooper Road
Scotch Plains, NJ 07076

National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse
2 Information Way
Bethesda, MD  20892
National Institute of Health
9000 Rockville Pike
Bethesda, MD  20892