for Veterans and the Public
Sex and Sexuality (for Hepatitis C)
- Risk from sexual activity
- Risk from oral/anal sex
- Is the hepatitis C virus in body fluids?
- Do large amounts of virus in the blood increase risk?
- Can birth control prevent the spread of the virus?
- What is the risk of a pregnant woman infecting her baby?
- Using birth control during treatment
- Factors that increase risk to a sexual partner
- Factors that reduce risk to a sexual partner