Items tagged as "shingles"
ROCHESTER, Minn. — Mayo Clinic researchers will present findings on childhood allergies and asthma at the American Academy of Allergy Asthma & Immunology (AAAAI) annual meeting, held March 2–6 in Orlando, Fla. The AAAAI event brings together allergists, asthma specialists, clinical immunologists and allied health professionals worldwide who have a [...]Created by mayonewsreleases
In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Priya Sampathkumar dicusses the complications and treatment of shingles. To listen, click the link below. Treating ShinglesCreated by Admin
If you've ever had the chickenpox, shingles could be in your future. In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Priya Sampathkumar reminds us that there is a vaccine to help protect you. To listen, click the link below. Shingles VaccineCreated by Admin
Ask anyone who's had shingles and they'll tell you: a flare up is no fun. The rash hurts and can cause major pain and discomfort months after the initial outbreak. Dr. Priya Sampathkumar, M.D., a Mayo Clinic infection disease specialist explains the condition and how it is contracted. To listen [...]Created by Admin
Ask anyone who's had shingles and they'll tell you that a flare up is no fun. The rash hurts and can cause major pain and discomfort months after the initial outbreak. And anyone who has had chicken pox or the chicken pox vaccine is at risk. But doctors at Mayo [...]Created by Admin
DEAR MAYO CLINIC: I was diagnosed last year, at the age of 38, with shingles. What causes someone who is relatively young to get shingles? Does this mean I am more likely to get it again? Should I get the vaccine at this point or wait until the recommended age of [...]Created by Dana Sparks