Submitted by ub on Mon, 09/23/2013 - 10:42

Health Department Warns Patrons Of New Hawaii Sea Restaurant In The Bronx Of Possible Exposure To Hepatitis A From September 7th To September 19th

Five cases of hepatitis A infections have been reported in connection to this restaurant. Hepatitis A is contagious.

If you ate at New Hawaii Sea restaurant between September 7 - 19, you are at risk for hepatitis You must get a hepatitis A vaccination ASAP. Free vaccinations will be given at Herbert Lehman High School, 3000 East Tremont Avenue, Bronx

Schedule: Monday, September, 23 from 6-10 pm

Discard any leftover food from this restaurant.

Pregnant women must check with their doctor; the Health Department will not treat pregnant women.

If you ate at New Hawaii Sea restaurant before September 7, you should see a doctor to be evaluated.

Symptoms for hepatitis A include jaundice (yellowing of eyes and skin), fatigue, abdominal pain, nausea and diarrhea.