Nearly 600,000 people in Hong Kong suffer from hepatitis. Photo: Shutterstock Nearly 600,000 people in Hong Kong suffer from hepatitis. Photo: Shutterstock
Nearly 600,000 people in Hong Kong suffer from hepatitis. Photo: Shutterstock

Hong Kong rolls out its first scheme dedicated to eliminating viral hepatitis

  • Programme worth more than HK$70 million a year will include subsidised antiviral treatment for some sufferers
  • Plan also aims by to reduce incidence of the disease by 90 per cent and deaths by 65 per cent by 2030

Topic |   Health & Fitness
Nearly 600,000 people in Hong Kong suffer from hepatitis. Photo: Shutterstock Nearly 600,000 people in Hong Kong suffer from hepatitis. Photo: Shutterstock
Nearly 600,000 people in Hong Kong suffer from hepatitis. Photo: Shutterstock
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