Is the Hepatitis B vaccine only given to infants at high...

Question: 

Is the Hepatitis B vaccine only given to infants at high risk of contracting the disease?

Answer: 

No.  In BC, the hepatitis B vaccine is given to babies as part of their routine immunizations at 2, 4 and 6 months of age. It is usually combined with other childhood vaccines such as diphtheria, tetanus, pertussis, polio and Haemophilus influenzae type b.

You can find more information about the hepatitis B vaccine for infants here

You can find BC's routine immunization schedule for infants and children here

- immunization Nurse