How to Get Rid of Mono: Treatment and Prevention
Understanding Mono: Causes and Symptoms Mononucleosis, commonly known as “mono,” is a viral infection caused by the Epstein-Barr virus (EBV). It is highly contagious and often spread through saliva, hence its nickname as the “kissing disease.” Other modes of transmission include sharing utensils or drinks with an infected person or being in close contact with their respiratory secretions. The symptoms…Read More »
When Can You Get a COVID Booster Shot?
Understanding the Need for Booster Shots With the emergence of new COVID-19 variants, the effectiveness of vaccines can be reduced over time. As a result, many countries are recommending or even requiring booster shots to ensure continued protection against the virus. Booster shots are an additional dose of the COVID-19 vaccine that is given several months after the initial vaccination…Read More »