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Each year more than one million Americans suffer with shingles, an itchy, blistering rash caused by herpes zoster, the same ...

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Shingles is a very serious concern for those who are fifty five and older and most people do not realize ...

The 12 Most Common Adult Skin Disorders

...eed, or show any of the ABCDE characteristics mentioned should immediately be evaluated by a dermatologist. 11. Shingles Shingles, also ...

10 Possible Causes For Those Bumps on Your Skin

...referred to as pimples or “zits”, acne is caused when pores become blocked by oil, bacteria, and dirt. 4. Shingles ...

The 10 Leading Health Stories of 2013

...on. Turns out those “best before” dates are mostly an indication of freshness—not of complete food spoilage. 9. Shingles Became ...

Fact or Fiction: The Fiery Health Benefits of Capsicum

...ctive pain treatments for stomach pain, toothache, and even as a topical pain treatment on skin ailments (i.e., shingles, nerve ...

11 Drugs That Can Kill Your Libido

...yclics, such as Elavil. That’s because they can be used to treat both depression and nerve pain associated with shingles. ...

10 Common Beauty Problems Solved In the Kitchen

...ng element can help ease the discomfort of dry skin and can even treat skin conditions such eczema, poison ivy, ...

U.S. Vaccination Rates “Unacceptably Low”

...th vaccinations recommended for diseases such as pneumonia, tetanus, diphtheria, whooping cough, hepatitis, and shingles. For instance, in 2011, there ...

Chicken Pox Symptoms: 8 Signs of Chicken Pox

...e of pregnant women or seniors with low immunity, the infection can be difficult to fight off and may turn ...

10 Healthful Ways to Ease Your Body Into Winter

...nsulting the attic (especially older homes), and outfitting bedrooms with flannel sheets and extra comforters can keep your home sweet ...

Holiday Fireworks Tips for Concerned Pet Owners

Your neighborhood or campground likely isn’t home to many explosions. ...

6 Yoga Styles to Get your Ideal ‘Om’ On

You’ve vowed to make your life more calm, more flexible, maybe even more zen. ...

7 Vital Diabetes ‘To Dos’ from your Endocrinologist

If you have Type I or Type II diabetes, you’re well aware that care and management of your chronic disease is ...

10 Ways to Reduce Wedding Planning Stress

Is there anything more stressful than planning a wedding? Probably, but not much. ...

7 Workplace Stressors and How to Deal With Them

Work can be stressful. ...

12 Causes of Atrial Fibrillation

Atrial fibrillation, or Afib, is the most common abnormal heartbeat, or arrhythmia. ...

Connect to These 7 Tips for Social Wellness Month

These days, it seems the word “social” means jumping in front of a smartphone or computer to engage in social ...