The way mono works in the body is tricky, so lots of people are confused about
how long it is contagious. Once someone gets mono, the virus stays in that ...
Only 50 people out of 100,000 in the general population get mono, but it strikes
as many as 2 out of 1,000 teens and twenty-somethings, especially those in high
Dec 4, 2015 ... Mononucleosis, commonly known as “mono” or “the kissing disease,” refers to a
... Many people develop EBV infections as children after age 1.
Sep 14, 2016 ... Many people become infected with EBV in childhood. EBV infections in children
usually do not cause symptoms, or the symptoms are not ...
Mononucleosis, or "mono" for short, is often called the "kissing disease," and Kim
... Mononucleosis usually is not a serious illness, and many people with mono ...
Not everyone who is exposed to EBV develops mono, though. As with many
viruses, it is possible to be exposed to and infected with EBV without becoming
I had mono but have been symptom free for about a week. Is it safe to maybe kiss
a girl or something like that or am I still contagious? How long will I be ...
Infectious Mononucleosis (mono, EBV mononucleosis) ... When and for how long
is a person able to spread infectious mononucleosis? The virus is shed in the ...
But it can sometimes take a couple of weeks after someone first gets mono for the
monospot to detect the infection. So if you haven't had mono long, a monospot ...
Aug 8, 2007 ... Don't Kiss and Swell: How to Manage Mono. ... Is it too many all-nighters
cramming for exams? Too many parties? Not enough coffee? For most ...