Tattoos and Hepatitis C: What Are the Risks? #hepatitis #c, #tattoo, #tips

# Tattoos and Hepatitis C: What Are the Risks? Unsterile tattooing can transmit the bloodborne hepatitis C virus (HCV), and though it is unclear exactly what percent of people with the virus got it through tattooing, a study last year found that people with hep C were almost four times more likely to report having a tattoo, even when other major risk factors were taken into account. What do you need to know to avoid giving or getting hep C during tattooing? We researched six common questions on the topic and found what might be some surprising results. How can … Continue reading Tattoos and Hepatitis C: What Are the Risks? #hepatitis #c, #tattoo, #tips