Hepatitis B is a serious liver infection caused by the hepatitis B virus (HBV). The primary risk factors that have been associated with infection are:
- unprotected sex with an infected partner,
- birth to an infected mother,
- unprotected sex with more than one partner,
- men who have sex with other men (MSM),
- history of other STIs,
- illegal injection drug use
Are you at risk?
Take this 5 minute Hepatitis Risk Assessment developed by the CDC and get a personalized report.