Mono, also known as the kissing disease can be very dangerous and should be carefully treated. Mono the kissing disease is called that because it is often spread through saliva and close contact often made in sexual positions. Mono is most common in middle school and high school aged people.
The kissing disease mono can be prevented by getting a vaccination. Once you have been given the vaccination you will develop a resistance making it next to impossible to get a bout of it. Another sure way not to get the very infectious disease is to avoid undo contact while the disease is active.
A natural solution for treatment mononucleosis would be to use salt water to gargle with. If you have a severe sore throat try sucking on ice, drinking tea with honey in it, and frozen fruit bars and Popsicles might help to relieve some of the soreness during treatment mononucleosis. Another aid with the sore throat would be to place small amounts of apple cider vinegar in warm water to help the sore throat.
Some of the other self mononucleosis treatments include throat lozenges and gargling with warm water so that you can soothe your throat. You need to make sure that you do not become dehydrated and that you are constantly drinking fluids. Depending on how sick you are, determines the amount of rest that you are going to need. If you are very sick, then you should not do anything that consists of lots of moving around. One of the worst things that you can do is to go out and play some sort of contact sport.
People can ease the symptom of mononucleosis, headache, with whatever they usually do for a headache. Some people will take over-the-counter medications such as Tylenol or Advil and others may meditate their headaches away. Since the method of treatment for each symptom of mononucleosis is up to the patient the choice that the sufferer knows has worked in the past will work with this illness, too.
When a person has mononucleosis there is danger of the spleen rupturing. This is because the spleen enlarges due to the illness. It is for this reason that it is highly recommended that people with mononucleosis not engage in any activity such as a contact sport that could raise the possibility of the spleen being injured. The time period to remain free of any strenuous exercise is customarily one month.