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Can you prevent shingles?

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Serena Mccleery

Yes, the vaccine for shingles Zostavax is licensed for use in people 60 years old and older to prevent shingles. The older a person is, the more severe the effects of shingles typically are, so all adults 60 years old or older should get the shingles vaccine.

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