Can jaundice be prevented?
Since there are many causes of jaundice, it's hard to provide specific prevention measures. Some general tips include:
- Avoid hepatitis infection.
- Stay within recommended alcohol limits.
- Maintain a healthy weight.
- Manage your cholesterol.
What is the risk you'll develop jaundice?
During the production of bilirubin, middle-aged women and men, in general, are more affected. People who have hepatitis and drink excessive alcohol are also at increased risk.