You are more likely to get liver cancer if you have both hepatitis B and diabetes. If you have hepatitis B, it's important to prevent or manage your diabetes. It's a good idea to talk to your doctor about looking after your health.

A healthy lifestyle is important for both hepatitis B and diabetes. To stay healthy you can:

  • eat healthy food
  • exercise
  • drink less alcohol (no alcohol is best)
  • stop smoking


Hepatitis B Precautions for People Living with Diabetes., Hepatitis B Foundation.

Updated 7 November 2022