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General Overview

Hepatitis is a liver infection caused by a virus. There are several types of hepatitis infections:

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Find answers in our in-depth report on hepatitis:

Living With Hepatitis
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In his own words: living with hepatitis C
Preventing Hepatitis
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Hepatitis A prevention for travelers

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

Hepatitis A in childcare settings

Hepatitis A is a viral infection that is easily spread in childcare settings. Learn more about hepatitis A and how it can be prevented.

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Reducing your risk of cirrhosis

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

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Water, water, everywhere, but is it safe to swim?

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.

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