Your Smoothie & Hepatitis A: The Shocking Connection
So far, the cases have been reported in eight states: Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Nevada, New Mexico, Utah and Washington.
Here are the facts you need to know:
What is hepatitis A?
Hepatitis A is a highly-contagious virus that is typically transmitted by contaminated food or water, or by someone who’s infected with the virus, according to the Mayo Clinic.