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Have you been at risk?

 

You may have been at risk of hepatitis C infection if you have ever...

 
  • Injected drugs in the past or shared drug injecting equipment
  • Received blood products, including tissue or organ transplants, before 1992
  • Been exposed to blood through close household contact with someone who has hepatitis C (e.g. shared toothbrushes etc.)
  • Injected performance or image enhancing drugs
  • Had a tattoo or piercing where equipment is reused without being sterilised
  • Shared straws or other paraphernalia to snort drugs
  • Received medical or dental treatment in countries with poor infection control
   

Find out your odds

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Getting tested

Think you’ve been at risk of Hepatitis C infection? Here is why you should get tested.

Testing is easier than ever before: It can be a simple pin-prick test.
Testing is free and confidential.
Hepatitis C can be cured: New treatments mean the virus can be cleared.

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Released on 26 July: Tom got the infection many years ago and has gone through two courses of treatment before one of the new treatments finally cleared it.  

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This campaign is a partnership in Scotland between:

Hepatitis ScotlandWaverley CareAddactionPositive HelpThe Hepatitis Trust

Our NHS partners are:

In partnership with NHS GrampianIn partnership with NHS Greater Glasgow and ClydeIn partnership with NHS LanarkshireIn partnership with NHS LothianIn partnership with NHS Forth ValleyIn partnership with NHS FifeIn partnership with MCN

Visit Hepatitis Scotland’s Service Finder

Or call NHS Inform’s Hepatitis helpline:
0800 22 44 88 (Open: 8am-10pm)