Hepatitis B

Natalie, Alisha, Khumora

Description of the disease:

A liver disease that results from infection.

Signs/ Symptoms:

Feeling very tired, mild fever, headache, not wanting to eat, and belly pain.

Cause of the disease:

liver infection with Hepatitis B virus; when blood, semen, or vaginal fluids from an infected person enters another persons body.


blood test or liver biopsy.


resting, eating healthy, and drinking plenty of water. If chronic then you must take medicines.


acute illness usually goes away after 2 to 3 weeks. Liver returns to normal within 4 to 6 months. 1 to 100 people die from the condition. Increased rate of liver cancer with people who have chronic Hepatitis B.