Shingles is a herpes virus infection, like chickenpox, but it generally strikes people over age 50. In fact, it is caused by the same virus that causes chickenpox and only people who have had a previous chickenpox infection can get shingles.
- Apply Cold Compresses
- Washing Blisters
- Antiviral Therapy
Shingles is an infection caused by the varicella-zoster virus, which is the same virus that causes chickenpox. Chickenpox can live on in...