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.
You can take several steps to reduce your risk of developing cirrhosis. Learn more here.
Special Topics (Continued)
There is good evidence that razors, nail files, barber's scissors, tattoo needles, and body piercing instruments are risk factors for transmitting hepatitis B and C. Read more here.
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)