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Severe Weather Alert - Updated: 7:30 pm, January 18, 2018

All Wake Forest Baptist Health clinics will delay opening Friday, January 19 until 10am. Urgent Care – Clemmons and Urgent Care – Mocksville will also open Friday, January 19 at 10am. 
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Word! Mononucleosis

Word! Mononucleosis

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Mononucleosis

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Smooch! You may have heard mononucleosis, or mono, called the kissing disease. That's because someone who has this infection can pass it to others by kissing them. But it also can spread when people with mono share toothbrushes, straws, or anything that might have their saliva on it.

Mono can make someone feel super tired and also has a lot of the same symptoms as the flu — a fever, sore throat, and headaches. Kids who have mono need to rest a lot to get better.