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2013-04-01 00:20:28

OAKLAND, Calif., April 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Chicken pox, the childhood affliction of earlier generations, has been largely neutralized by the varicella vaccine, according to a new study by the Kaiser Permanente Vaccine Study Center, which appears in the current online issue of Pediatrics. The 14-year study followed 7,585 children who were vaccinated in 1995, when they were 12 to 23 months old, to assess the long-term effectiveness of the vaccine and the impact on the epidemiology of...

2013-03-29 23:00:38

Idaho Governor "Butch" Otter has invited Naturopathix,Inc., maker of all-natural patented ZymaDerm for molluscum, to participate in the Governor's trade mission to Asia in April 2013. Meetings with distributors and retailers in Korea and Taiwan are anticipated to bring the painless treatment for molluscum developed by Briant Burke, MD, MS to these countries and open the door for distribution throughout Asia. Boise, ID (PRWEB) March 29, 2013 “We are delighted to have this opportunity...

2013-03-13 16:26:08

NEWARK, Calif., March 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Depomed, Inc. (NASDAQ:DEPO) today announced that it will be presenting at the Roth Capital Partners 25th Annual Growth Stock Conference at the Ritz-Carlton Hotel in Dana Point, California. The presentation at the Roth conference is scheduled for 11:30 am PDT (2:30 pm EDT) on Tuesday March 19, 2013. The presentation will be webcast, and the webcast can be accessed via the Investor Relations page of the Depomed website at www.depomed.com. A...

2013-03-13 15:03:33

The widespread introduction of a chicken pox vaccine in Australia in 2006 has prevented thousands of children from being hospitalized with severe chicken pox and saved lives, according to new research. In a national study of chicken pox admissions at four participating Australian children's hospitals, researchers found the number of children hospitalized with chicken pox or shingles had dropped by 68% since 2006. The research was led by Associate Professor Helen Marshall from the...

2013-02-26 16:27:11

NEWARK, Calif., Feb. 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Depomed, Inc. (NASDAQ:DEPO) today announced that it will be presenting at the Cowen and Company 33rd Annual Health Care Conference at the Boston Marriott Copley Place Hotel in Boston. The presentation at the Cowen conference is scheduled for 10:00 am EST (7:00 am PST) on Tuesday, March 5, 2013. The presentation will be webcast, and the webcast can be accessed via the Investor Relations page of the Depomed website at www.depomed.com. A recording...

2013-02-24 23:00:07

How To Cure Shingles is the new treatment program made by Bob Carlton, who promises to give people shingles treatment to help them treat shingles within three days or fewer. Tony Nguyen from Health Review Center shows if the program is helpful for users to apply in a completed How To Cure Shingles review. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) February 24, 2013 How To Cure Shingles is a new treatment method designed by Bob Carlton, who claims to give sufferers the shingles treatment to help them treat...

2013-02-20 12:38:27

Can an individual's state of mind effect how well a vaccine may work? In the case of seniors and shingles, the answer is yes. Reporting in the current online edition of the journal Clinical Infectious Diseases, Dr. Michael Irwin, a professor of psychiatry at the Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior at UCLA, demonstrates a link between untreated depression in older adults and decreased effectiveness of the herpes zoster –or shingles – vaccine. Shingles is a...

2013-02-13 16:26:49

NEWARK, Calif., Feb. 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Depomed, Inc. (NASDAQ:DEPO) today announced that it will release fourth quarter fiscal year 2012 financial results after the market closes on Wednesday, February 20, 2013. The Company will host a conference call beginning at 4:30 pm Eastern time, 1:30 pm California time to discuss its results. Participants can access the call by dialing 877-317-6789 (United States) or 412-317-6789 (international). The conference call will also be...

2012-12-27 05:03:25

Children that suffer from chicken pox get infected with the herpes zoster virus according to a study published on The Lawton Constitution and the virus is known to cause shingles later on in life which is credited with forming painful blisters on the body. VyGone provides the ultimate zoster vaccine on http://www.ultimatecoldsoretreatment.com/. Boise, Idaho (PRWEB) December 26, 2012 On the 25th of November, The Lawton Constitution posted an article about the main cause of shingles, also...

2012-12-25 05:02:21

Winters may cause the immunities of people to lower down and this may cause people with the herpes zoster virus to develop shingles blisters. VyGone introduced Zoster vaccine to help victims fight the disease on http://www.ultimatecoldsoretreatment.com. Boise, Idaho (PRWEB) December 24, 2012 As winter approaches fast, health and news related websites start uploading articles related to diseases and infections that people are generally prone to when temperatures fall. An article posted on...


Latest Chickenpox Reference Libraries

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2011-01-24 12:56:26

Herpes zoster (or zoster), is known as shingles or zona and is a viral disease characterized by painful skin rash with blisters in a limited area on one side of the body. Initial infection causes chickenpox. Once chickenpox is over the virus remains in the body and can cause shingles. It can become latent in the nerve cell bodies and sometimes in the dorsal root, cranial nerve, or autonomic ganglion. Years after initial infection, another breakout can cause a painful rash. The rash usually...

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