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22 May Herpes Zoster Infection

herpes zoster infectionHerpes zoster, more commonly known as shingles, is caused by the varicella-zoster virus — the very same virus that causes chicken pox common among children. A shingles infection typically results in a painful skin rash and blisters, but may cause a number of other symptoms including: abdominal pain, fever, chills, headache, joint pain, vision problems, swollen glands and more.

Shingles “cures” are often a treatment that boosts the immune system — this not only helps to prevent future shingles rashes, but also helps the lesions heal faster. The same herpes remedies used to control genital herpes are often used to treat all herpes infections. While true cures for these strains of herpes viruses do not exist, remedies that can keep blisters from forming are the next best thing to true cures. …Read More»

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15 May Herpes Zoster Natural Treatment

herpes zoster natural treatmentThere are a number of safe and effective shingles “cures” available that can help to prevent future outbreaks while increasing the healing time of current shingles. Herpes zoster (also known as shingles) is a viral disease cause by the varicella zoster virus that typically results in blisters and a painful skin rash on one side of the body.

This condition is caused by the same herpes strain that causes chicken pox, which is common among children and young adults. After this infection, the herpes zoster virus lives in the nervous system cells and lies dormant for a number of years. It can, however, be reactivated years later and lead to uncomfortable and embarrassing shingles. While this condition can develop anytime in life, it is most likely to occur in individuals over 50. …Read More»

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19 Apr Herpes Zoster Treatment

herpes zoster treatmentAccording to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, nearly one in three Americans will develop shingles during their lifetime — and with so many painful symptoms, many of them will try and seek out a herpes zoster treatment. This painful skin rash can be very noticeable and embarrassing and often leads infected individuals to avoid stepping outdoors.

Herpes zoster is caused by the varicella zoster virus (VZV) that’s initial infection leads to chickenpox. After the short-lived chickenpox outbreak has disappeared, the virus remains dormant in the body and can result in a herpes zoster outbreak later on.

Former president of the Phillippines, Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo, attended a court hearing last week despite her herpes zoster outbreak and news of her condition quickly spread across news headlines. Herpes zoster can be very noticeable and may cause burning, itchiness, numbness, headache, fever and more. …Read More»

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