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Hepatitis Center

June 10, 2008 - 7:30am
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Hepatitis Center

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  General Overview

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
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  Preventing Hepatitis
  Special Topics
]]>Hepatitis A prevention for travelers]]>

Among travelers, hepatitis A is one of the most common infections that can be prevented.

Image for liver disease prevention in women]]>Reducing your risk of cirrhosis]]>

You can take several steps to reduce your risk of developing cirrhosis. Learn more here.

  Special Topics (Continued)
]]>Can salons spread infection?]]>

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.

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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.

  Related Conditions
  Natural and Alternative Treatments (By Condition)



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