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The liver can be affected by many of the Hepatitis strains. Hepatitis E is also one of them. But of all hepatitis strains Hepatitis E does not cause any long term illness or any severe damage to the liver. The condition dissolves away on its own, and most people will get well within a few months. The main Causes of Hepatitis E virus include drinking water or eating food that has been contaminated and getting in contact with an infected animal like a pig. Sometimes people do get affected when eating undercooked meat. Like with all the hepatitis conditions a person will not be getting the hepatitis E symptoms, but if a person gets it, it would be a general feeling of tiredness, nausea, and loss of appetite and weight loss. Pain in the liver is also sometimes experienced, and jaundice with yellow skin can occur. Hepatitis E Treatment is very minimal and involves medications and home remedies. The best way to get treated is to get plenty of rest and keep the body dehydrated for an extended period. Eating properly cooked vegetables and fruits can also be a healthy option. Usage of drugs and alcohol has to be avoided for a period till the condition goes away. In the case of prolonged illness, a Hepatologist has to be consulted immediately. There are no vaccines at present for hepatitis E, and prevention is the safest option to deal with this type of hepatitis strait.