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Shingles

Also called: Herpes Zoster

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Yes, it is safe, assuming that she does not currently have an outbreak. Even if she does, as long as it is covered by clothing (like on her chest)...
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Unfortunately, yes. Shingles is caused by the herpes virus...the same virus that causes fever blisters/cold sores, chicken pox, and herpes stomatitis...
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They are contagious for up too 2-4 weeks or until scabs form over the top of the rash area.
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Hi This is from Matthew Hoffman MD here on WebMD. hope its the answer your looking for.It’s uncommon (though not unheard of) for shingles to affect...
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Hi just google this, anti shingle vitamins, lots to read, lots you could take.Also go have a look on www.earthclinic.com under shingles, lots of...
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Hi, Unfortunately, some people can get scarring” after shingles goes away. You want to avoid sunlight because the sunlight can change the colour of...
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No. The pertussis vaccine and shingles vaccines are separate injections.
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No...shingles is a VIRAL infection (herpes zoster).
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can get anywhere
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Yes, this is possible. Lymph nodes react (enlarge and become tender) in response to inflammation, and Shingles can certainly do that.
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First of all, your nanny must not come into physical contact with your baby. That is the number one priority. Technically, it's contact with the...
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I don't believe that massage will end her nerve pain, but it can help relax her a bit. A massage works better to help muscle pain. A medication...
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Great question! A lot of people don't understand that, while shingles itself is not contagious, shingles can cause chicken pox in someone who...
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Shingles follows a nerve pathway....on the SKIN. Shingles can certainly be on your chest and cause a considerable amount of chest pain with coughing...
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