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Contracting Hep B from your local clinic – how at risk are you?

03 September, 2014

Better find out soon or you might meet the same fate as 32-year-old Arnold Zakaria, who developed swellings in his throat glands and armpits after being treated for a dental cavity.

Repeated use of improperly sterilised instruments by his dentist led to this severe infection which resulted in bouts of fever, loss of appetite, fatigue and joint pain.

He was soon diagnosed with Hepatitis B but that was not all. He was also asked to undergo an HIV test after red rashes appeared on his body.

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