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10 Warning Symptoms of Shingles

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 ...

12 Causes of Low Back Pain

...a spinal nerve. Fusion of the spine is usually performed simultaneously to stabilize the involved vertebra. 12. Shingles Shingles, or ...

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 ...

12 Causes of Left Lower Quadrant Pain in Men and Women

...re surgical repair.  Complications of inguinal hernias may be incarcerated hernia and bowel strangulation. 11.  Shingles Shingles, also known as ...

6 Vaccines to Get in Adulthood

...e pregnant. Let’s have a look at six key vaccines you should get beyond the age of 18-years old… 1. ...

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 ...

7 Scary Causes and Symptoms of Epiglottitis

...injury), or due to the contraction of a viral, fungal, or bacterial infections (i.e., Streptococcus A, B, or C; shingles, chicken pox, yeast ...

Suck it Up: 6 Facts on Cupping Therapy

...or drug remedies, cupping can be useful to combat acne, anxiety, facial paralysis, herpes zoster (also known as shingles), and ...

Shining a Penlight on 9 Common Childhood Ailments

...ore the age of one – however, those who have had chicken pox can still develop a painful nerve condition ...

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, ...

6 Ways Pharmacists are Good for Your Health

...armacists for their role in providing routine flu vaccines, as well as shots for other health problems (such as shingles) ...

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 ...

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. ...

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 ...