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Shingles is caused by the varicella-zoster virus, the same virus that causes Chicken Pox. If you’ve had Chickenpox before, you are at high risk for Shingles due to the fact that the virus stays dormant within your body after healing from Chicken Pox. The Varicella-Zoster Virus is highly contagious and can spread through direct contact with open sores caused by Shingles. Common risk factors for Shingles include
Symptoms of Shingles include
Some people also experiences symptoms beyond rashes and blisters including
Contact your doctor about shingles if
People looking to prevent Shingles should look into the Shingles Vaccine. There are currently two available: Shingrix and Zostavax.
Call or Book your online Doctor Visit
Talk to a doctor over the Phone/ Tablet
If needed pick up your medication at the pharmacy