Can adults get mumps?

Q:
Can adults get mumps?

A:
Yes adults can get mumps, but usually the symptoms are not that serious.

Mumps in adults can easily spread through saliva and mucus. It can be spread just through:

  • Coughing
  • Kissing
  • Sharing cigarettes
  • Sharing utensils
  • Talking
  • Using another person’s lipstick

To learn more you should go to a medical professional.

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