Can jaundice be prevented?

Since there are many causes of jaundice, it is 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 that you will 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.

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