Shingles (Herpes Zoster)

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UK sources of information and / or support

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Patient UK

Has a leaflet on Shingles (Herpes Zoster).

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Shingles Support Society

Information and support for people with shingles.

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Shingles

Information from the British Association of Dermatologists.

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Shingles

Information from the British Skin Foundation.

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Shingles and Postherpetic Neuralgia

Information from Pain Relief Foundation.

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Medicine Guide for Shingles

Information from emc Medicine Guides.

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Shingles

Information from NHS Choices - the government's patient information portal.

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Shingles

Information from BUPA.


Further sources / more detailed information

Some non-UK sites

The following list popular non-UK health information sites with content aimed at the general public. They are mainly from the US. They have not been checked to see if information about the above topic is included but these large sites are comprehensive.

More detailed medical information

The following list online sources of more detailed medical information, mainly from the UK. These sites are mainly aimed at health professionals, but are of interest to all. They have not been checked to see if information about the above topic is included, but information about most medical topics can usually be found.

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