World Hepatitis Day Observed

The Health Section of Tibet Charity observed World Hepatitis Day on 28th July 2017. Ms Jigme Choekyi used powerpoint presentations and video to educate the public regarding the spread, risk factor, symptoms and treatment of the disease. The presentation concluded after answering the questions from the audience.

It may be mentioned here that Hepatitis B is one major reason for the cause of death among the Tibetans. It is therefore imperative we take this issue more seriously and takes necessary steps to avoid the spread of the disease in the community.