Hepatitis is a liver infection caused by a virus. There are several types of hepatitis infections:
Find answers in our in-depth report on hepatitis:
Living With Hepatitis
Among travelers, hepatitis A is one of the most common infections that can be prevented.
Hepatitis A is a viral infection that is easily spread in childcare settings. Learn more about hepatitis A and how it can be prevented.
You can take several steps to reduce your risk of developing cirrhosis. Learn more here.
Special Topics (Continued)
In swimming pools, germs, such as Cryptosporidium , E Coli , Giardia , Shigella , and Hepatitis A are the most common causes of recreational water illnesses. Read more here.
Natural and Alternative Treatments (By Condition)
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