EBV is a virus that belongs to the herpesvirus 4 members. It is one of the most common human viruses. The virus has been associated with autoimmune diseases and is now being recognized as the root cause of a lot of cancer cases.
Per Children's Hospital adults between the ages of 35-40, approximately 95% of them have contracted EBV.
Once contracted EBV stays in your system for the rest of your life. There isn't any known treatment. However, a healthy diet and specific supplements can help address symptoms you may be experiencing caused by the virus.