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Swellings In The Neck: Here Are 4 Common Causes Of This Health Condition

Having lumps in the neck are most times due to harmless reasons while in some cases, they are also a sign of more severe health condition that is worth being given attention. If you start noticing some lumps in your neck or around your neck, then you should still endeavour to read this piece as we are going to examine some of the causes of this health problem.

  1 month ago ago
Swellings In The Neck: Here Are 4 Common Causes Of This Health Condition

HEALTH

8 Deadly Diseases and Infections You Can Get From Kissing

Kissing is an act which exists in most cultures and is one of the most universal signs of showing affection. There's really no harm in receiving or giving a simple peck but a more intimate act of kissing such as on the lips exposes our health to the danger of getting deadly diseases and infections because of the exchange of saliva between both parties. Medical experts say an intimate 10 seconds kiss can transfer over 80 million bacterias through the exchange of saliva. Using data from the Centers for Diseas

  1 year ago ago
8 Deadly Diseases and Infections You Can Get From Kissing

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Epstein Barr syndrome during pregnancy

Pregnancy is considered an immunocompromised state. Therefore, during pregnancy, a woman is at high risk of infections. Pregnant women need to be extra careful in this phase of her life. Infections can be caused due to fungus, bacteria, or viruses. One such viral infection is caused by the Epstein-Barr virus. What is Epstein-Barr Syndrome? Epstein Barr Virus (EBV) another name for herpesvirus 4, human herpesvirus family member. It is the most common human virus. By the age of 35 years, almost all people have

  1 year ago ago
Epstein Barr syndrome during pregnancy

HEALTH

What you need to do after kissing person with mononucleosis

Mononucleosis Infectious mononucleosis, also known as the kissing disease or mono, can be described as a condition caused by the Epstein Barr Virus (EBV). This ailment is characterized by a sore throat, fever, malaise and weakness. The virus, which is a member of the Herpes virus family, is mainly transferred from one person to the other, through saliva and therefore you can contract this disease if you kiss someone who has already been infected. Though kissing is one of the most common ways for the EBV to

  1 year ago ago
What you need to do after kissing person with mononucleosis