The facts about shingles

It's estimated around 1 in 4 people will have at least one episode of shingles during their life.

The Shingles Aware website is designed to provide members of the public with educational information about shingles and the national immunisation programme.

The information included on this public site is for general educational purposes only. It is not intended nor implied to be a substitute for professional medical advice. You should always consult your healthcare professional to determine the appropriateness of the information for your own situation, or, if you have any questions/concerns regarding your health or treatment.

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