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Shingles or Chicken Pox During Pregnancy: Symptoms and Treatment

on February 27, 2018
Shingles or Chicken Pox During Pregnancy: Symptoms and Treatment

Shingles is caused by the same virus which causes chicken pox. Having chicken pox as a child does not ensure you a shingles-free pregnancy. This painful blistering disease can happen to any pregnant woman. A study conducted by Cannon & Fawk (2017) reveals that one out of five women suffers from shingles. Shingles have the […]

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11 Home Remedies To Treat Shingles-During-Pregnancy

on June 8, 2017
11 Home Remedies To Treat Shingles-During-Pregnancy

What is Shingles? Shingles can be described as an infection that occurs on the skin’s surface because of a virus named the Varicella-zoster-virus. This is the same virus that is responsible for chickenpox. If you have had chickenpox during childhood, it is not necessary that you wouldn’t be attacked by shingles. Shingles is a painful […]

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