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www.healthline.com/health/shingles-contagious

May 11, 2016 ... Shingles is a contagious condition related to chickenpox that usually occurs in older adults. See what causes it and how you can avoid getting ...

www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/312051.php

Feb 23, 2017 ... Many people with shingles wonder if they are contagious. The Varicella zoster virus, which is responsible for chickenpox and shingles, can be ...

www.medicinenet.com/is_shingles_contagious/article.htm

Jul 22, 2016 ... Shingles is a contagious viral infection that causes symptoms and signs such ... how long shingles is contagious, and how shingles is transmitted.

www.nhsinform.scot/illnesses-and-conditions/infections-and-poisoning/shingles

Apr 6, 2017 ... Shingles isn't usually serious, but see your GP as soon as possible if ... If you have shingles, you're contagious until the last blister has dried ...

www.medicinenet.com/is_shingles_contagious/page2.htm

Jul 22, 2016 ... How long is shingles contagious? Can shingles be spread by touch or by saliva? When should people seek medical care for shingles?

www.cdc.gov/shingles/about/transmission.html

Sep 17, 2014 ... A person with active shingles can spread the virus when the rash is in the ... Shingles is less contagious than chickenpox and the risk of a ...

www.emedicinehealth.com/shingles/page9_em.htm

Is Shingles Contagious? How Long Does Shingles Last? Is Shingles Prevention Possible? Is There a Shingles Vaccine? What Specialists Treat Shingles?

www.netdoctor.co.uk/ask-the-expert/infections/a5461/ive-got-shingles-8211-am-i-infectious

Feb 17, 2015 ... Whilst contagious, it is probably best that sufferers avoid colleagues and adult friends ... How long will it take for me to recover from shingles?

www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/shingles/basics/causes/con-20019574

Shingles is caused by the varicella-zoster virus — the same virus that causes ... Until your shingles blisters scab over, you are contagious and should avoid ...