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10 Warning Symptoms of Shingles

...not usually localized, but rather, they seem to affect the entire body. This often misleads patients into thinking they have ...

6 Natural Treatments for Shingles

...t water to achieve the right consistency. Apply the paste directly to the rash, and rinse it off after 15-minutes ...

Vaccine Available for Pre-emptive Strike on Shingles

...reasing in Australia have increased by more than doubled in the last 10 years and medical professional are recommending the ...

12 Causes of Low Back Pain

...he virus lies dormant in nerve roots and is reactivated many years later causing shingles. Anyone who has ever had ...

The 12 Most Common Adult Skin Disorders

...crosses the midline. The rash usually resolves in 2 to 4-weeks. Shingles has no cure, but prompt treatment can hasten ...

12 Causes of Left Lower Quadrant Pain in Men and Women

...(postherpetic neuralgia). Oral antiviral drugs (acyclovir, famciclovir, and valacyclovir) may be beneficial, but are most effective if initiated within 72-hours ...

6 Vaccines to Get in Adulthood

...you’re in the 60 to 64-age bracket (even if you’ve had shingles before). This same virus is responsible for chickenpox ...

10 Possible Causes For Those Bumps on Your Skin

...rash of raised, tingling dots and gradually become painful blisters on the torso and buttocks that can take weeks and ...