What Is Mono?

Mononucleosis – otherwise known as mono or the “kissing disease” – is infection that is caused by the Epstein Barr virus (EBV). It is very common in people who are exposed to the virus as children. However, not everyone who have been exposed to EBV will have any symptoms. Those who have been infected will suffer from mono their whole lives and may experience symptoms throughout different points in their life.

Painkiller Turned Into Illegal Street Drugs

For two years a high number of deaths have been caused by the illegal street version of a painkiller we know as fentanyl. It has killed over 1,000 people according to the statistics from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Acid Reflux Symptoms

Heartburn is a symptom to Acid Reflux (GERD). It is a burning feeling that travels up from the stomach to the chest and then the throat. It usually occurs when:

- you have eaten a large meal
- lifting heavy objects
- lying down on your back
-bending over

Obesity In Men Can Damage Sperm

Doctors will tell you that eating too many fatty foods can make you gain a large amount of weight – which can in turn damage your arteries and even your heart. New studies show that eating fatty foods can also do damage to the sperm that men produce.


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