Shingles is a viral infection that causes a painful blistery rash. 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. 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.
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