Hepatitis is referred to as inflammation of liver and decreased liver function. Liver performs very important function in our body – digestion and it also helps in elimination of Toxic from our body.
There are 5 types of Hepatitis A, B, C, D and E. These are all infectious diseases and if not properly diagnosed, treated can turn fatal. These are cause by virus, are called Viral Hepatitis.
Another group of Hepatitis- trauma to the liver are called Alcoholic Hepatitis and Autoimmune Hepatitis that are Non-Viral Hepatitis.
Hepatitis effects millions of people all over the world and due to lack of awareness and proper medical treatment there are many cases of death in hepatitis.
Some of this Hepatitis are preventable and vaccines are available for the same. Only Hepatitis A, B has vaccines globally. Hepatitis E vaccines available only in China. But there are no vaccines for Hepatitis C and D.