Arline Loh is a Hepatitis B patient advocate in New York City. Ms. Loh was diagnosed with Hepatitis B at age 39 after feelings of fatigue prompted her to seek answers regarding her changes in health status.
Did you know?
1 in 10 Asian-Americans is chronically infected with Hepatitis B
80% of liver cancer worldwide is caused by Hepatitis B
Hepatitis B is 100 times more infectious than HIV
The Hepatitis B vaccine is so effective that the World Health Organization called it "the first anti-cancer vaccine"
The Viral Hepatitis Action Coalition is a public-private partnership developed by the CDC Foundation. Coalition members are committed to helping CDC advance the prevention, screening and treatment of viral hepatitis.