Common Myths & Questions About Hepatitis C: Get the Facts
Last updated: July 2023
It’s important to know the facts about hepatitis C and not believe widespread myths. Myths about hepatitis C can be life-threatening. Be proactive with your health while helping others learn the facts about hepatitis C.
Myth: "The only way to get hepatitis C is by drug use"
Fact: Drug use is only one way hepatitis C is transmitted. Hepatitis C is transmitted when blood from an infected person comes in contact with someone who has an open wound, sore, or cut.