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Vaccines for preventing herpes zoster (shingles) in older adults

Source: Cochrane 

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Date of publication: March 2016

Publication Type: Cochrane Review

In a nutshell: Herpes zoster vaccine is effective in preventing herpes zoster disease and this protection can last three years. 23 more words


Surviving Shingles: A Four-Month Esprit of Agony

Today, I am pleased to share with you — Volume 7 in my continuing “Boles Book for…” learning precis series called — “ 275 more words

Dramatic Medicine

Yes, Shingles

For all the personal detail I freely display in my posts on a regular basis, I found myself holding back recently from blathering on about the daily progress of my shingles outbreak. 655 more words


A Real Pain: Shingles And How You Can Avoid It

Written for Mediaplanet‘s Dermatology campaign.

Published online and in print inside the National Post on September 12, 2015. 

The pain was so intense that everything felt uncomfortable.

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Cacar ular bukan penyakit mematikan

Masyarakat sudah mengenal dengan baik penyakit cacar air yang sering menyerang anak-anak, namun belum banyak yang mendengar tentang cacar ular atau herpes zoster. Disebut cacar ular karena kelainan kulitnya tersusun memanjang seperti ular. 467 more words

Kelainan Kulit Pada Remaja Dan Dewasa

Natural Shingles Relief Remedies

Shingles comes from a viral disease in the chicken pox family, also called herpes zoster. It affects the nerves and follows nerve pathways commonly in the abdominal or face areas. 638 more words

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