Sep 17, 2014 ... A person with active shingles can spread the virus when the rash is in the blister-
phase. A person is not infectious before the blisters appear.
Aug 3, 2016 ... This article looks at how shingles is transmitted, along with the risk factors
involved with the condition and steps that can be taken to prevent it.
Jul 22, 2016 ... Shingles is a contagious viral infection that causes symptoms and signs such as
skin tingling, numbness, and burning, as well as a painful, ...
Apr 15, 2016 ... Other possible complications include a bacterial skin infection, spread of infection
to internal organs of the body, or eye damage. Scarring is ...
Jun 17, 2014 ... The shingles virus is highly contagious and easily transmitted. Chances are you
already have the shingles virus and don't even know it.
Feb 17, 2015 ... Whilst contagious, it is probably best that sufferers avoid colleagues and ... Direct
contact with shingles can give chickenpox to someone who ...
But the virus that causes chickenpox and shingles is not the same virus
responsible for cold sores or genital herpes, a sexually transmitted infection.
Jan 29, 2013 ... 5 Things You Should Know About Chicken Pox and Shingles ... Shingles is less
contagious than chicken pox and cannot be passed from ...
Oct 12, 2014 ... Shingles is contagious, learn how to prevent getting infected and transmitting it
from Expert doctors. Discover what stage it is most contagious ...
The virus is not spread through sneezing, coughing or casual contact. A person
with shingles can spread the disease when the rash is in the blister-phase.