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Hepatitis A Vaccination


The Hepatitis A virus (HAV) is a highly contagious liver infection. The best way to protect against Hepatitis A is to practice good hygiene, such as hand washing and to get vaccinated.

Who should get immunized: The Hepatitis A vaccine is recommended for anyone 12 months of age or older.

Immunization schedule: The vaccine is given as a two-shot series over six months to a year. The vaccine provides lifetime immunity.


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