No common sources of food, beverages, or drugs have been identified as a potential source of infection.
Transmission appears to be through direct person-to-person spread and illicit drug use.
Each person has a jigsaw and is timed to see how long it takes to complete.
After the first has been completed, it is a race to the finish.
*Note: individuals with chronic liver disease (e.g., cirrhosis and hepatitis C) may not be at increased risk of getting HAV infections but are at increased risk of having poor outcomes if they are infected with HAV.It is also recommended to wash your hands after going to the bathroom and before preparing meals for yourself and others.Use your own towels, toothbrushes, and eating utensils.Those with history of injection and non-injection drug use, homelessness or transient housing, and incarceration are thought to be at greater risk in this outbreak setting.Notably, this outbreak has had a high hospitalization rate.