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“The only thing necessary for these diseases to the triumph is for good people and governments to do nothing.”

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Georgia Mortality Rates Georgia Mortality Rates 1999-2006

Georgia African American Female

Georgia African American Male

Georgia Hispanic (2135-2) Female

Georgia Hispanic (2135-2) Male

Georgia Hispanic (2186-2) Female

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Transmission of Hepatitis B Virus in Correctional Facilities --- Georgia Incarcerated persons have a disproportionate burden of infectious diseases, including hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection. Among U.S. adult prison inmates, the overall prevalence of current or previous HBV infection ranges from 13% to 47%. The prevalence of chronic HBV infection among inmates is approximately 1.0%--3.7%, two to six times the prevalence among adults in the general U.S. population. Incarcerated persons can acquire HBV infection in the community or in correctional settings  
 

 

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