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Efficacy of an Adjuvanted Herpes Zoster Subunit Vaccine in Older Adults

Himal Lal, M.D., Anthony L. Cunningham, M.B., B.S., M.D., Olivier Godeaux, M.D., Roman Chlibek, M.D., Ph.D., Javier Diez-Domingo, M.D., Ph.D., Shinn-Jang Hwang, M.D., Myron J. Levin, M.D., Janet E. 352 more words


Herpes Zoster Vaccine Effectiveness against Incident Herpes Zoster and Post-herpetic Neuralgia in an Older US Population: A Cohort Study

Langan, Sinéad M; Smeeth, Liam; Margolis, David J; Thomas, Sara L. PLoS Medicine10.4 (Apr 2013): e1001420

Herpes zoster is common and has serious consequences, notably post-herpetic neuralgia (PHN). 258 more words


Viral Disease: Herpes Zoster (Shingles) on Young Adults

Herpes Zoster (HZ), commonly known as Shingles is an extremely painful cutaneous rash, often in the forms of localized red blisters. If you had chickenpox (varicella-zoster virus) before, you are at risk of experiencing of HZ – usually after 50 years of age. 622 more words


Herpes Zoster More Common Than Thought in Children

Herpes zoster (HZ) incidence among only children with past varicella infection is higher than previously reported, according to findings of a national population-based study published online February 23 in Pediatrics. 400 more words


Shingles Vaccine

Shingles is a painful skin rash, often with blisters. It is also called Herpes Zoster, or just Zoster.

A shingles rash usually appears on one side of the face or body and lasts from 2 to 4 weeks. 672 more words


Shingles (Herpes Zoster)


The only way to reduce the risk of developing shingles (herpes zoster) and the long-term pain that can follow shingles is to get vaccinated. You are at risk of shingles if you have had chickenpox. 265 more words


How To Properly Deal With Herpes Zoster And Regain Beautiful Skin!

Herpes Zoster Treatment

Many people suffer from Herpes Zoster. Is this what you deal with a lot? If so, keep reading for some excellent tips on dealing with Herpes Zoster. 569 more words