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Hepatitis B Foundation
3805 Old Easton Road
Doylestown, PA 18902
The Hepatitis B Foundation is a national, non-profit organization dedicated to finding a cure and improving the quality of life for those affected by hepatitis B worldwide. Its commitment includes funding research, promoting disease awareness, supporting immunization and treatment initiatives, and serving as the primary source of information for patients and their families, the medical and scientific community and the general public. Hepatitis B is the most common serious liver infection in the world. Hepatitis B is caused by the hepatitis B virus (HBV), which attacks liver cells and can lead to liver failure, cirrhosis (scarring) or cancer of the liver. Materials provided by the Hepatitis B Foundation include the B Informed newsletter; videos in English, Chinese, Korean, and Vietnamese; brochures; and comprehensive informational packets. Interactive email and a telephone HelpLine are also available.
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