You can also get hepatitis A from the following:
• Eating food made by an infected person who did not wash his or her hands after using the bathroom.
• Drinking untreated water or eating food washed in untreated water.
• Placing a finger or object in your mouth that had been in contact with an infected person's stool.
• Having close personal contact with an infected person, such as through sex, or caring for someone who is ill.
This answer is based on source information from the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases.