Since November 2012, acccording to European health authorities, there has been a significant increase in Hepatitis A cases in people travelling to Egypt. There have been a total of 80 cases reported.
Travellers are advised to practice safe hygiene, food and water practices while travelling. See our page: food and water safety
There is a vaccine to help protect you from Hepatitis A. Seek travel advice 4- 6 weeks before travelling to ensure your vaccines are up to date and to learn about preventative measures and risk areas for various illnesses.