Sexual & General Health

Sexually Transmitted Infections

Hepatitis B (Hep B)

Does not affct arse area
Does not affect eyes/mouth area
Does not affect genital area


  • Often nothing - but can be detected by a blood test.
  • Sometimes flu-like symptoms.
  • Tiredness.
  • Jaundice - yellowish skin and eyes, and urine can be dark.

Treatment: Regular visits to the clinic

WARNING! A serious liver disease, which can make you very ill. Hep B can take months to recover from and in some cases can be fatal.


  • Hep B is the only STD that can be prevented by vaccination, which is free from any GUM clinic.
  • The virus is mainly passed on through sexual contact. It is very infectious and is present in blood, shit, saliva and cum.

For more detailed information about Hepatitis, see our Hepatitis guide.

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