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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...

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...

2012-12-24 05:00:10

Renowned directory Cleveland posted an article last month about the extreme pain shingles can cause and the blisters which follow. VyGone introduced vaccine to eradicate the blisters and treat Shingles on http://www.ultimatecoldsoretreatment.com. Boise, ID (PRWEB) December 23, 2012 Cleveland.com posted an article on on the 27th of November about shingles and the pain cause by shingles. It quoted Dr. Christopher Gharibo, who is a medical director at the NYU Hospital for joint disease,...

2012-08-23 02:26:15

BENTONVILLE, Ark., Aug. 23, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --Walmart announced today the launch of expanded immunizations in more than 2,700 Walmart stores. In collaboration with Mollen Immunization Clinics, ten of the CDC-recommended immunizations will be offered, including vaccinations for shingles and whooping cough, at events taking place from Aug. 27 through Nov. 15. The flu vaccine and pneumonia vaccine will also be available at events in more than 3,800 Walmart store locations with a pharmacy....

2012-08-20 10:23:35

ATLANTA, Aug. 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- During the month of August, parents are busy enrolling children in school, older students are entering college and adults and the health care community are preparing for the upcoming flu season. Recognizing August as National Immunization Awareness Month is a great time for the community to focus on the value of vaccinations and remind them to stay up-to-date. "Most of us remember to get vaccinated for diseases such as influenza, measles or chicken...

2012-06-17 23:00:03

VyGone Inhibitor Zapper uses the electro waveform technology to provide a safe cure for all kinds of sores, warts, moles and herpes. This breakthrough technology has arrived just recently and has provided effective relief for people suffering with various skin problems. SPRINGVILLE, UTAH (PRWEB) June 17, 2012 Cold sores, warts, moles, Shingles, and other Herpes-associated sores affect a huge number of people around the world. The individuals suffering from these problems often need to visit...

2012-06-07 11:56:18

Results of a systematic review urge prophylactic treatment for those at risk Patients with inflammatory rheumatic diseases (IRD) treated with anti-tumor necrosis factor medications (anti-TNFs) have a 75% greater risk of developing herpes zoster, or shingles, than patients treated with traditional disease modifying anti-rheumatic drugs (DMARDs), according to a meta-analysis presented today at EULAR 2012, the Annual Congress of the European League Against Rheumatism. "Anti-TNFs, such as...

2012-06-05 09:57:50

No urgent need to get vaccinated to prevent a second shingles episode People who have had an episode of herpes zoster, also known as shingles, face a relatively low short-term risk of developing shingles, according to a Kaiser Permanente Southern California study published online in the Journal of Infectious Diseases. These findings suggest that among people with immune systems that have not been compromised, the risk of a second shingles episode is low. Researchers reviewed electronic...

2012-06-04 18:20:42

PASADENA, Calif., June 5, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- People who have had an episode of herpes zoster, also known as shingles, face a relatively low short-term risk of developing shingles again, according to a Kaiser Permanente Southern California study published online in the Journal of Infectious Diseases. These findings suggest that among people with immune systems that have not been compromised, the risk of a second shingles episode is low. Researchers reviewed electronic health records and...


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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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