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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.
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