Shingles: Pain Management
Have you ever had chickenpox or the chickenpox vaccine? If so, be sure to watch this month’s video. Anyone who’s had chickenpox (or the vaccine) can get shingles, so it’s important to know the signs. Getting medical help within 72 hours can make the symptoms milder and shorter. In this video, you’ll also find out:
- Who should get the shingles vaccine
- What you can do to relieve the pain if you get shingles
Shingles: Pain management (2:52)
What Dermatologists Tell their Patients
Treatment for shingles is strongly recommended. Without it, many people have pain, numbness, itching, and tingling that can last for months — or years.
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