Sunday 18th February 2018,

Community Issues

Ξ Comments are off

Half of Those With Hep B In US Are Asian American

posted by Randall


A story in Medill Reports paints a grim picture for Asian Americans. Wow, did you know that half of those with Hep B in the United States are Asian Americans? I knew it was high, but man, that’s high. I double checked it and a report from the Office of Minority Health said the same thing. Now in Illinois there’s a new push for health advocacy in the Asian American community in response to this high rate. Let’s hope we reverse this trend soon.


Popular Posts


Get Social

Subscribe to Blog via Email

Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 9,726 other subscribers

AsAmNews has Asian America in Its Heart

Please support AsAmNews by sharing & commenting on our stories

Like Us on Facebook & follow on Twitter