Article Diary - General Knowledge Digest

What is Hepatits A?

What is Hepatitis A?

  • Hepatitis A is a virus that causes liver disease.Hepatits A

What can Hepatitis A do to you child?

  • Hepatitis A can cause many symptoms, including:
    - Fever
    - Nausea and stomach pain
    - Loss of appetite and tiredness-
    - Yellowing of the skin and the whites of the eyes
    - In rare cases; Hepatitis A can cause death

Is my child at risk?

  • All children are at risk
  • Ask your doctor how to help protect your child.

How does it spread?

  • Person-to-person contact
  • Eating or drinking something that has been contaminated with the virus.
  • Some people can spread Hepatitis A without showing symptoms.
Attached Files
There are no attachments for this article.
There are no comments for this article. Be the first to post a comment.
Security Code Security Code
Related Articles RSS Feed
Workout Tips for Men to gain muscle quickly
Viewed 1774 times since Fri, Dec 28, 2012
Blood Donation Facts - Facts About Blood Donation
Viewed 1507 times since Fri, Jan 1, 2010
How to Maintain Good Health?
Viewed 1454 times since Thu, Jan 21, 2010
Causes and Symptoms of Color Blindness
Viewed 1280 times since Fri, Dec 25, 2009
Vaccines - Why Your Children Should Get Them?
Viewed 1319 times since Wed, Feb 24, 2010
Understanding the Benefits of taking vitamins
Viewed 1124 times since Sun, Jul 31, 2011
Haemophilus Influenzae Type B - Causes and Symptoms
Viewed 1300 times since Mon, Feb 22, 2010
How To Jump Rope For Health and Fitness?
Viewed 1427 times since Fri, Mar 12, 2010
What is Rotavirus - Causes and Symptoms
Viewed 1922 times since Wed, Feb 24, 2010
Acid Reflux Disease - Commonly Asked Questions
Viewed 1535 times since Sat, Dec 12, 2009