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Hepatitis B and Hepatitis C can become chronic, life-long infections which can lead to liver cancer. Millions of Americans are living with chronic viral hepatitis, and many do not know they are infected. May is Hepatitis Awareness Month and May 19th is Hepatitis Testing Day. The Florida Department of Health in Pinellas County (DOH-Pinellas) is offering Hepatitis Screening and Testing on May 19, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at the St. Petersburg Health Department (205 Dr Martin Luther King Jr St N St Petersburg, FL 33701) and Mid County Health Department (8751 Ulmerton Road Largo, FL 33771) on a first-come first-served walk-in basis. Hepatitis screening and testing services are offered at no charge. The Hepatitis Program services include education, screening, vaccinations, counseling and referral for care.For more information please call the Hepatitis Program Coordinator at (727) 824-6932.

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