WebMD cites that most people recover from mononucleosis after a few weeks, asserting that bed rest is the most widely used treatment. Additionally, WebMD includes the administration of ibuprofen, acetaminophen and steroi... More » Health Conditions & Diseases

Mononucleosis, which is often called mono for short, cannot be treated by medicines or vaccines, but the symptoms can be alleviated with several remedies. The type and severity of symptoms produced by mono varies widely ... More » Health Medications & Vitamins

Mononucleosis, commonly referred to as mono, is a condition caused by the Epstein-Barr virus. Characterized by a sore throat, fever, lingering fatigue and swollen lymph nodes, the symptoms of mono can last up to two mon... More » Health Conditions & Diseases
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According to WebMD, the Epstein-Barr virus which most often causes mononucleosis, is spread through contact with saliva or mucus. It is often referred to as the kissing disease because it is easily spread through kissing... More » Health Conditions & Diseases

Anyone who has symptoms that include a high fever, sore throat, swollen lymph glands or tonsils, fatigue, headache, or softness or swelling in the area of the spleen may have mononucleosis, according to the MayoClinic.or... More » Health Conditions & Diseases

In rare instances, mononucleosis can recur in a person who has experienced the disease before, according to Mayo Clinic. People who have had mono become carriers of the Epstein-Barr virus, which lies dormant and may reac... More » Health Conditions & Diseases

The disease known as "mono" is mononucleosis, which is caused by a virus called Epstein-Barr. It commonly affects teenagers, and it is characterized by a feeling of weakness and tiredness that may last for weeks or month... More » Health Conditions & Diseases