Everyone should get tested for hepatitis C.
An estimated 250,000 Canadians have hepatitis C and the Canadian Liver Foundation is launching a new campaign to raise awareness about the disease.
According to the foundation, 44 per cent of Canadians with hepatitis C don’t even know they are infected.
It’s known as a silent liver disease because hepatitis C, which is caused by a virus, doesn’t produce any symptoms.
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