Understanding Shingles -- Treatment
Learn more from WebMD about the treatment of shingles.
Understanding Postherpetic Neuralgia -- the Basics
Learn about postherpetic neuralgia, which results in nerve pain and often occurs after a case of shingles goes away.
Understanding Postherpetic Neuralgia -- Treatment
Learn about ways to treat the nerve pain associated with postherpetic neuralgia.
Understanding Postherpetic Neuralgia -- Symptoms
Learn more about the symptoms of postherpetic neuralgia -- a condition that can follow a bout of shingles -- from the experts at WebMD.
See if you’re at risk for shingles and how it may be prevented with the shingles vaccine.
Managing the Pain of Postherpetic Neuralgia
WebMD looks at managing postherpetic neuralgia, the nerve pain that often lingers after a shingles rash goes away.
An Overview of Shingles
Learn about shingles symptoms, causes, and treatments here.
Understanding Shingles -- Symptoms
Learn more from WebMD about shingles symptoms, including tips for when it's time to seek treatment.
Shingles: Are You Risking Nerve Pain?
For people with symptoms of shingles, getting treatment promptly may help avoid permanent nerve pain, called postherpetic neuralgia, or PHN.
Shingles - Prevention
Anyone who has had chickenpox may get shingles later in life. However, the FDA recently approved a vaccine, known as Zostavax, that may help prevent shingles. Ask your doctor about the availability of this vaccine.