Shingles is a contagious condition related to chickenpox that usually occurs in
older adults. See what causes it and how you can avoid getting or spreading it.
You can't catch shingles from someone else who has shingles. But there is a
small chance that a person with a shingles rash can spread the virus to another ...
Feb 17, 2015 ... From this description you can see that it is not possible to catch shingles. In
theory it is possible for someone to catch chickenpox through direct ...
Jul 22, 2016 ... Can shingles be spread by touch or by saliva? ... Nevertheless, the disease of
shingles can pass the virus from its active rash blisters directly to another
individual (an adult, ... Did you experience any shingles complications?
Anyone who's had chickenpox may develop shingles. After you recover from
chickenpox, the virus can enter your nervous system and lie dormant for years.
You can catch chickenpox from someone with shingles if you have not had
chickenpox before. But most adults and older children have already had
Jan 29, 2013 ... If you never had chicken pox as a child, can you still get the infection as ... but the
symptoms can be more severe among people who catch the ...
Apr 15, 2016 ... What Are Possible Shingles Complications? ... Unfortunately, individuals can get
shingles more than once, ... YOU MAY ALSO LIKE ...
Feb 24, 2015 ... You cannot give shingles to someone else, and you cannot catch shingles ... You
can get shingles only if you have already had chickenpox.
Jun 17, 2014 ... Chances are you already have the shingles virus and don't even know it. ...
causes chicken pox, shingles may catch up to you years after transmission. ... a
shingles rash can transmit the virus to you, but you'll get chicken pox, ...