5 Things You Need to Know About Shingles

Download a printable PDF version of the 5 Things You Need to Know About Shingles infographic  En español Shingles is a painful skin rash caused by the same virus that causes chickenpox. Learn about the disease, its symptoms, treatment, and prevention. Share this infographic and help spread the word about shingles. Click on the social […]


About shingles Shingles, also known as herpes zoster, is an infection of a nerve and the skin around it. It’s caused by the varicella-zoster virus, which also causes chickenpox. It’s estimated that around one in every four people will have at least one episode of shingles during their life. Symptoms of shingles The main symptom […]