Dialog Box



The way language is used - both written and verbally – has a powerful influence on shaping public perceptions and how we see ourselves.

Stigmatising language towards viral hepatitis (consciously or unconsciously) can have a hurtful and marginalizing effect on a person.

The purpose of the #LanguageMatters guide is to minimize the stigma and discrimination surrounding viral hepatitis by improving the way we talk about it.

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#LanguageMatters guide

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