- By Joel Streed
Shingles vaccine: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, almost 1 out of every 3 people in the U.S. will develop shingles in their lifetime. And the risk goes up with age. Vaccines can reduce the risk of shingles, while early treatment can shorten a shingles infection and lessen the chance of complications. In this Mayo Clinic Radio Radio Health Minute, Dr. Pritish Tosh, an infectious diseases specialist at Mayo Clinic, will discuss shingles and who should get vaccinated.
To listen, click the link below.