Patients most in need of the vaccine against shingles don’t get it:


Patients most in need of the vaccine against shingles don’t get it:

People at the highest risk of shingles are those with immunosuppressive conditions — such as HIV — but they are not entitled to vaccination due to safety concerns, suggests research. Researchers say alternative strategies are needed to reduce the risk of shingles among these patient groups. Shingles is a common disease among older individuals which causes an acute painful rash and can lead to a complication resulting in pain lasting from months to years that can significantly impair a person’s quality of life. To view the whole article please click this link:
http://www.chronicintractablepainandyou.net/apps/forums/topics/show/12871194-patients-most-in-need-of-the-vaccine-against-shingles-don-t-get-it

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