Shingles is a painful skin disease that most often affects people 60 and older. In addition to pain, burning and itching, symptoms include a red, blotchy rash which erupts into small blisters that look like chickenpox. Some people wonder if they can catch shingles from someone who has it.
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The information on Shingles was provided by NIHSeniorHealth and developed by theNational Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) at NIH