Hepatitis . Most doctors routinely recommend vaccinations against Hepatitis A and B. Hepatitis A is a viral liver infection, which is easily contracted through infected food or water. According to infectious diseases expert Dr David Goldberg ( ), Hepatitis A is “the most common travel-related infection after travellers’ diarrhoea”. The symptoms include fever, nausea, stomach pain, jaundice, vomiting and fever. While the illness is not life threatening and usually clears up by itself, Dr Simon warns that there is a four percent fatality rate by the age of 50, so it should not be treated too lightly.
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