Can You Get Shingles More Than Once ?

Featured Article

Risk Factors


Risk Factors for Chickenpox (Varicella)

Between 75 - 90% of chickenpox cases occur in children under 10 years of age. Before the introduction of the chickenpox (varicella) vaccine, about 4 million cases of chickenpox were reported in the U.S. each year. Since a varicella vaccine became available in the U.S. in 1995, the incidence of disease and hospitalizations due to chickenpox has declined by nearly 90%.

Chickenpox usually occurs in late winter and early spring months. It can also...

Read more

More information on "Can You Get Shingles More Than Once ?"

From Our Experts

See more SharePosts »

From Our Sources

More on Skin Care »

Ask a Question

Get answers from our experts and community members.

Btn_ask_question_med
View all questions (1194) >