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WELCOME TO THE SHINGLES COMMUNITY: This Patient-To-Patient Community is for discussions relating to Shingles such as: Causes, Chicken Pox, Complications, Diagnosis, Medications, Prevention, Prognosis, Research, Risk Factors, Self Care, Symptoms Tests, Treatment, Vaccines, Varicella Zoster Virus, VZV and Warning Signs.

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By sunshine1109 Blank
Anyone had any luck with lessening the pain of this,I am so done with this, I have had this horrific burning, gnawing...
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By Crzybtch1469 Blank
Everything I have read says You can only give someone Chicken pox? This is not true! I have re accruing Shingles for...
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By ginger2013 Blank
I was diagnosed with Shingles on Dec 23 "down there" inside and on my cervix, on the right side. This is the 2nd time...
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LRonDec 28, 2014
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By jcb64 Blank
my wife has had the shingles for 61 days now. the blisters are gone but she still has the red blotches one her. she h...
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LRonDec 28, 2014
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By Ricbarnett21 Blank
My wife was diagnosed with shingles Christmas morning and has been taking the anti viral and pain meds prescribed. S...
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By chuckles333 Blank
I had shingle a number of years ago and I had a rash along a line from my right abdomen around to the back. It was ac...
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By pkells Blank
Hello All, First post here. I recently had an internal interview which I got myself very stressed out for. After...
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Feb123Nov 26, 2014
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By hunter107 Blank
I have shingle in my vaginal area (inside on the left side) what can I do for the pain its goes all the way up to my ...
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By Krissyboo04 Blank
My husband was diagnosed with shingles about 10 years ago. The rash have appeared the same place all these year, on h...
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By kedarsaw Blank
Hello Everybody! Here is the summary of my symptoms: July/August 2013- Episcleritis of an eye (I don't remember whi...
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chrisneedssomehelpNov 21, 2014
shanistoneAug 25, 2014
ChristinaJPJun 02, 2014
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By mariegray Blank
I am experiencing the worst outbreak of zoster sine herpete to date. I have had these outbreaks multiple times per y...
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By Quita12615 Blank
I'm 24 pregnant with my second child. I had Shingles a little less than a yr ago.Is it possible that I can get it ag...
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By GrammaJoz Blank
Been in sever pain (12 days) in my foot, ankle, groin, hip, and butt. Dr. insists it's a pinched nerve and has been t...
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By chrysty1209 Blank
I have an itchy, painful, burning rash on the upper portion of my left breast. I've been using benedryl, hydro cream...
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By smackman Blank
I went to a Urologist because of a issue I have had with penis tip irritation for over 2 years. When I 1st woke up wi...
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By BritishFemale Blank
Hi I'm just wondering if anyone can advise me, I got shingles when I was 23, I got them all down my right side and ev...
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By PHNitch Blank
My Mom is 78 years old and got shingles 3 months ago in her eye. Once the shingles cleared she has had severe itch o...
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By israsue Blank
3 weeks ago I got shingles. In 48 hours started valtrex for 10 days. Rash dried up, some aching remains. Got worse a...
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By Debbic715 Blank
Continuing on valcyclovir after 3 weeks by Debbic715, 20 hours I saw a doctor after i had shingles for a week and...
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By Marmal53 Blank
What kind of UK Goverment do we have? restricting shingles vaccine to people 70yrs-79yrs old? I was 45yrs old when I ...
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